WoRMS taxon details

Nanomia cara Agassiz, 1865

135496  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135496)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Agassiz, A. 1865a. Nanomia cara. - Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 9: 181., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/99908#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 181 [details]   
Status It seems that Nanomia cara is likely conspecific with Nanomia cara (see also Baxter et al., 2012)  
Status It seems that Nanomia cara is likely conspecific with Nanomia cara (see also Baxter et al., 2012) [details]

Distribution semi-cosmopolitan, mainly temperate  
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan, mainly temperate [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Nanomia cara Agassiz, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135496 on 2018-06-25
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-20 13:52:22Z
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2013-12-21 19:05:40Z
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original description Agassiz, A. 1865a. Nanomia cara. - Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 9: 181., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/99908#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 181 [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.
page(s): 72, fig.37 [details]   

additional source Kramp, P. L. 1942. Siphonophora. The Godthaab Expedition 1928. Medd. Grønl. 80 (8): 3-24.
page(s): 13 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Fewkes, J.W., 1888. On certain medusae from New England. In: Studies from the Newport marine zool. Lab. Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harv. 13 7: 209-240.
page(s): 213, pls 1-3 [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 Hosia, A., & Bamstedt, U. 2008. Seasonal abundance and vertical distribution of siphonophores in western Norwegian fjords. Journal of Plankton Research 30: 951-962., available online at https://doi.org/10.1093/plankt/fbn045
page(s): 951 [details]   

additional source Rossi, S., Youngbluth, M. J., Jacoby, C. A., Pages, F., & Garrofe, X. 2008. Fatty acid trophic markers and trophic links among seston, crustacean zooplankton and the siphonophore Nanomia cara in Georges Basin and Oceanographer Canyon (NW Atlantic). Scientia Marina 72: 403-416.
page(s): 403-416, fig.2 [details]   

redescription Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 200, figs 331-350 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCupulita cara (A. Agassiz, 1865)) Haeckel, E. (1888). Report on the Siphonophorae. Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Zoology. 28: 1-380, 50pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18411#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 367 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofCupulita cara (A. Agassiz, 1865)) Bedot, M. 1896. Les siphonophores de la Baie d’Amboine. Etude suivie d’une revision de la famille des Agalmidae. Rev. suisse Zool. 3 (3): 367-414.
page(s): 408 [details]   

basis of record  (ofStephanomia cara (A. Agassiz, 1865)) Bigelow, H. B. (1911). The Siphonophorae. Reports of the scientific research expedition to the tropical Pacific. Albatross XXIII. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 38: 173-401, 32 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32451
page(s): 349 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Pugh, P. R. (2013). Confirmed records of Siphonophorae found below 500 m depth. (personal database). [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Status It seems that Nanomia cara is likely conspecific with Nanomia cara (see also Baxter et al., 2012) [details]

From other sources
Distribution semi-cosmopolitan, mainly temperate [details]

Habitat upper epipelagic and glacial [details]

Habitat epipelagic [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ナガヨウラクラゲ  [details]