WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalpasoma 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). Revue suisse de Zoologie. 46: 363-368., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/148537#page/419/mode/1up
page(s): 365 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2016). Calpasoma Fuhrmann, 1939. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267289 on 2017-11-18

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). Revue suisse de Zoologie. 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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis 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]