WoRMS taxon details

Halicreatidae Fewkes, 1886

16844  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16844)

accepted
Family
Halicreasidae Fewkes, 1886 (incorrect family name formation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Halicreatidae Fewkes, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16844 on 2018-04-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
db_admin
2011-02-04 06:57:20Z
changed
2016-12-29 09:12:01Z
changed
2017-05-05 07:38:36Z
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original description  (ofHalicreasidae Fewkes, 1886) Fewkes, J. W. 1886a. Report on the medusae collected by the U. S. F. C. Steamer Albatross, in the region of the Gulf Stream, in 1883-84. - United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries 12: 927-980, pls 1-10., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53809#page/1053/mode/1up
page(s): 952 [details]   

basis of record Kramp P.L. (1961a). Synopsis of the medusae of the world. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K. 40: 1-469., available online at http://www.mba.ac.uk/nmbl/publications/jmba_40/jmba_40.htm
page(s): 243 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofHalicreidae Fewkes, 1886) Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35.
page(s): 451 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Diagnosis Trachymedusae with wide, circular manubrium; mouth circular, without distinct lips; without peduncle; without centripetal canals; usually with eight radial canals (except Varitentaculata which has four), radial canals broad; numerous marginal tentacles of different size, but all structurally alike and arranged in a single series; each marginal tentacle with flexible proximal portion and stiff distal portion; with pendant statocysts. [details]

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Japanese テングクラゲ  [details]