WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysalia physalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

135479  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135479)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution mainly (sub)tropical  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution mainly (sub)tropical [details]
Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2013). Physalia physalis (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135479 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-20 13:22:59Z
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2013-12-28 13:28:42Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysalia pelagica Lamarck, 1801) Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719
page(s): 356 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa utriculus Gmelin, 1788) Gmelin, J.F., 1788-1793. In: Linné, C., Systema naturae, Edit. 13 aucta et reformata cura J.F. Gmelin. 10 vols, Lipsiae. 1788-1793 et Lugduni, 1789-1796. -1,6, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 3 155 [details]   

additional source Calder, D. 2003 MS. Checklist of Hydroids, hydromedusae and siphonophores reported from the Bay of Fundy. [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. & Gasca, R. (2009). Siphonophorae (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 395–402. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Totton, A. K. (1960). Studies on Physalia physalis (L.). Part 1. Natural History and morphology. Discovery Reports. 30: 301-368. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysalia utriculus (Gmelin, 1788)) Eschscholtz, F. (1829). System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40493#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 163 [details]   

original description (unavailable nomenclaturally)  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa utriculus Gmelin, 1788) De La Martinière, ... (1787). Mémoire sur quelques insectes. Obsns. Mém. Phys. Paris, Also published in: J.F.G. Pérouse, 1797, Voyage de Pérouse autour du monde, 4: 61-72, Atlas, pl. 20. Paris. 31(2):207-209, pl. 2 figs. 1-7; 264-266, pl. 2 figs. 8-12; 365-366, pl. 2 figs. 13-15 (ix, x, xi, 1787)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29344#page/387/mode/1up
page(s): 365 [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal Combination Holothuria physalis Linnaeus, 1758: 657 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology pleustonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions horizontal length of whole animal up to 300 mm or more [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution mainly (sub)tropical [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic [details]
 

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Catalan Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorfragata portuguesaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcaravel·la portuguesa  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortugees oorlogsschip  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese man-of-warChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese man o’ warChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbluebottle  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvessie de merChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorgalère portugaise  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortugiesische Galeere  [details]
Italian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcaravella portoghese  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorカツオノエボシ  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcarabela portuguesaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbotella azul  [details]