WoRMS taxon details

Turritopsis polycirrha (Keferstein, 1862)

284468  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:284468)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Keferstein, Wilhelm. (1862). Untersuchungen über niedere Seethiere. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 12(1): 1-147 plates 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/159191#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 26 [details]   

(ofOceania polycirrha Keferstein, 1862) Keferstein, Wilhelm. (1862). Untersuchungen über niedere Seethiere. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 12(1): 1-147 plates 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/159191#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 26, pl. 2 figs 11-13 [details]   
Note English Channel, France, Normandy,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality English Channel, France, Normandy, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, months August to October [details]
Distribution Turritopsis nutricula is likely not present along the Euroean coasts; all well documented cases belong either to T....  
Distribution Turritopsis nutricula is likely not present along the Euroean coasts; all well documented cases belong either to T. polycirrha (Keferstein, 1862) or to T. dohrnii (see Schuchert, 2004. The distribution of T. plycirrha is North-East Atlantic. T. nutricula is confined to the Western Atlantic [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Turritopsis polycirrha (Keferstein, 1862). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=284468 on 2018-05-26
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original description Keferstein, Wilhelm. (1862). Untersuchungen über niedere Seethiere. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 12(1): 1-147 plates 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/159191#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 26 [details]   

original description  (ofTurritopsis polynema Haeckel, 1879) Haeckel E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena. 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 66; note: new name for Oceania polycirrha Keferstein, 1862 [details]   

original description  (ofOceania polycirrha Keferstein, 1862) Keferstein, Wilhelm. (1862). Untersuchungen über niedere Seethiere. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 12(1): 1-147 plates 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/159191#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 26, pl. 2 figs 11-13 [details]   

basis of record Vervoort, W.; Schuchert, P. & van der Land, J. (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription Schuchert, P. (2004). Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 111 2: 315-369.
page(s): 322 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofMedusa sanguinolenta Modeer, 1791) Schuchert, P. (2004). Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 111 2: 315-369. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source  (ofTurritopsis polynema Haeckel, 1879) Schuchert, P. (2004). Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 111 2: 315-369.
page(s): 323 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofOceania sanguinolenta (Modeer, 1791)) Beneden. (1867a). Recherches sur la faune littorale de Belgique : polypes / par P.-J. van Beneden. (look up in IMIS), available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1804 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source  (ofOceania sanguinolenta (Modeer, 1791)) Schuchert, P. (2004). Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 111 2: 315-369.
page(s): 322 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology liefe cycle incompletely known [details]

Distribution Turritopsis nutricula is likely not present along the Euroean coasts; all well documented cases belong either to T. polycirrha (Keferstein, 1862) or to T. dohrnii (see Schuchert, 2004. The distribution of T. plycirrha is North-East Atlantic. T. nutricula is confined to the Western Atlantic [details]

Type locality English Channel, France, Normandy, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, months August to October [details]