WoRMS taxon details

Boeromedusidae Bouillon, 1995

266973  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266973)

accepted
Family
Boeromedusa Bouillon, 1995 (type by monotypy)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bouillon, J., 1995. Hydromedusae of the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria). N.Z. Jl. Zool. 22 2: 223-238.
page(s): 231 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Medusa with apical projection, manubrium cylindrical, mouth simple, tubular; four radial canals; four conical marginal...  
Description Medusa with apical projection, manubrium cylindrical, mouth simple, tubular; four radial canals; four conical marginal bulbs; four simple, hollow tentacles with many nematocyst clusters including a terminal ovoid cluster; gonads on manubrium as four large perradial pouches hanging freely in subumbrellar cavity; no ocelli. Hydroid: unknown. [details]

Taxonomy Classification uncertain, unlear if member of Aplanulata  
Taxonomy Classification uncertain, unlear if member of Aplanulata [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Boeromedusidae Bouillon, 1995. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266973 on 2018-02-20
Date
action
by
2008-01-10 07:31:11Z
created
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z
changed
2013-02-22 16:26:12Z
changed

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original description Bouillon, J., 1995. Hydromedusae of the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria). N.Z. Jl. Zool. 22 2: 223-238.
page(s): 231 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
From editor or global species database
Description Medusa with apical projection, manubrium cylindrical, mouth simple, tubular; four radial canals; four conical marginal bulbs; four simple, hollow tentacles with many nematocyst clusters including a terminal ovoid cluster; gonads on manubrium as four large perradial pouches hanging freely in subumbrellar cavity; no ocelli. Hydroid: unknown. [details]

Taxonomy Classification uncertain, unlear if member of Aplanulata [details]