WoRMS taxon details

Calpasoma Fuhrmann, 1939

267289  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267289)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh
recent only
Fuhrmann O. (1939). Sur Craspedacusta sowerbyi Lank. et un nouveau Coelentéré d'eau douce, Calpasoma dactyloptera, n. g., n. sp. (note préliminaire). <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 46: 363-368., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/148537#page/419/mode/1up
page(s): 365 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Calpasoma Fuhrmann, 1939. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267289 on 2018-12-10
Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2010-09-03 11:32:00Z
changed
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z
changed
2016-07-15 06:09:29Z
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original description Fuhrmann O. (1939). Sur Craspedacusta sowerbyi Lank. et un nouveau Coelentéré d'eau douce, Calpasoma dactyloptera, n. g., n. sp. (note préliminaire). <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 46: 363-368., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/148537#page/419/mode/1up
page(s): 365 [details]   

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
Diagnosis Hydroid in reshwater, of small size (100-600 µ); solitary but sometimes bi- or tripolar; 2 irregular whorls of tentacles at oral end, each tentacle consisting of a process of a single ectodermal cell (tentaculocyte) scattered with a few nematocysts; hydranth reproducing only asexually, forming new polyps of their own type or frustules. Sexual reproduction unknown. [details]