WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaphilia Gershwin & Zeidler, 2003

267485  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267485)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaphilia scoresbyi Gershwin & Zeidler, 2003 (type by original designation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gershwin, L. A., & Zeidler, W. 2003. Encounter 2002 expedition to the Isles of St Francis, South Australia: Medusae, siphonophores and ctenophores. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 127: 205-241.
page(s): 233 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Schuchert, P. (2016). Hexaphilia Gershwin & Zeidler, 2003. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267485 on 2017-12-13

Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2011-02-18 10:04:06Z
changed
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z
changed
2016-09-14 07:48:58Z
changed

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original description Gershwin, L. A., & Zeidler, W. 2003. Encounter 2002 expedition to the Isles of St Francis, South Australia: Medusae, siphonophores and ctenophores. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 127: 205-241.
page(s): 233 [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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Olindiidae with hexamerous radial symmetry; with short, linear gonads on the distal portion of the radial canals; with numerous tentacles all alike, with terminal nematocyst cluster but lacking adhesive pad; with 2 statocysts between adjecent tentacles. [details]