WoRMS taxon details

Vallentinia Browne, 1902

267939  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267939)

accepted
Genus
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Browne, E. T. 1902. A preliminary report on Hydromedusae from the Falkland Islands. - Annals and Magazine of natural History (7) 9: 272-284., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63677#page/294/mode/1up
page(s): 283 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Vallentinia Browne, 1902. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267939 on 2018-02-22
Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2011-03-15 09:50:01Z
changed
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z
changed
2016-09-30 12:37:02Z
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original description Browne, E. T. 1902. A preliminary report on Hydromedusae from the Falkland Islands. - Annals and Magazine of natural History (7) 9: 272-284., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63677#page/294/mode/1up
page(s): 283 [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 
Olindiidae medusa with 4 radial canals, no centripetal canals; 4 to 8 hollow tentacles with terminal adhesive pads, and numerous tentacleswithout adhesive pads but with numerous rings of nematocysts; gonads on radial canals; 16 or more statocysts.
Hydroid solitary, small, conical, with one apical ring of tentacles, asexual reproduction by frustules.
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