WoRMS taxon details

Mitrocomidae Haeckel, 1879

14665  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:14665)

accepted
Family
Genus Cosmetira Forbes, 1848
Genus Cosmetirella Browne, 1910
Genus Cyclocanna Bigelow, 1918
Genus Earleria Collins, Ross, Genzano & Mianzan, 2006
Genus Halopsis Agassiz, 1865
Genus Mitrocoma Haeckel, 1864
Genus Mitrocomella Haeckel, 1879

Genus Cosmetira Hartlaub, 1909 accepted as Cosmetira Forbes, 1848 (preoccupied by Cosmetira Forbes, 1848)
Genus Foersteria Arai & Brinckmann-Voss, 1980 accepted as Earleria Collins, Ross, Genzano & Mianzan, 2006 (invalid homonym of Foersteria Wehner, 1988 (Crustacea) and Foersteria Szepligeti, 1896 (Insecta))
Genus Halistaura Bigelow, 1913 accepted as Mitrocoma Haeckel, 1864
Genus Trissocoma Kramp, 1930 accepted as Mitrocomella Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Haeckel E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena. 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 163 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Mitrocomidae Haeckel, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=14665 on 2018-06-19
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original description Haeckel E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena. 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 163 [details]   

basis of record Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription Kramp, P. L. (1932d). A revision of the medusae belonging to family Mitrocomidae. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening i København. 92: 305-383, pl. 10.
page(s): 305 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Diagnosis Medusae without gastric peduncle, with open marginal statocysts; with four, eight or more simple radial canals; with gonads on radial canals separated from stomach; with hollow marginal tentacles; with or without marginal cirri; with or without ocelli.
Hydroid stolonal, hydrotheca tubular, sessile, with pyramidal operculum made either of several triangular flaps, or of pleats in the continuation of hydrothecal tube, all not well demarcated from hydrothecal wall, lacking a crease-line at base of flaps or pleats; hydranth extensile, with a usually amphicoronate tentacle whorl; no intertentacular web; no nematophores; gonophores as free medusae, gonotheca pedicellate, arising from stolons.  [details]
 



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Japanese クロメカキクラゲ  [details]