WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequoreidae Eschscholtz, 1829

13553

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:13553

accepted
Family
marine
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): 108 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2015). Aequoreidae. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=13553 on 2017-11-19

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
db_admin
2010-06-25 10:42:00Z
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2013-05-21 11:03:14Z
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2015-11-20 08:15:41Z
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original description 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): 108 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis 
Very large hydromedusa with wide, circular manubrium; usually no gastric peduncle; numerous simple or branched radial canals; gonads on radial canals, separated from manubrium; marginal tentacles hollow; usually with excretory pores or papillae on bulbs; no marginal or lateral cirri; statocysts closed; no ocelli.
Hydroid colony stolonal or sparingly branched; hydrotheca delicate, tubular, elongated, radially symmetrical, operculum a continuation of hydrothecal wall, composed of several long, triangular flaps, not delimited by crease-line; in older colonies operculum generally lost and hydrotheca reduced to a perisarcal collar; hydranth with intertentacular web, tentacles amphicoronate, moniliform-like when completely extended; gonotheca large, pedicellate, cylindrical, giving rise to one or two medusae.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Original spelling was Aequoridae [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオワンクラゲ  [details]