WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonobrachiidae Mereschkowsky, 1877

411572  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:411572)

accepted
Family
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mereschkowsky, C. 1877. On a new genus of hydroids from the White Sea with a short description of other new hydroids. Annals and Magazine of natural History (4) 20: 220-229, pls 5-6, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63588#page/234/mode/1up
page(s): 226 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2016). Monobrachiidae Mereschkowsky, 1877. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=411572 on 2017-12-16

Date
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2009-08-12 11:48:18Z
created
db_admin
2009-11-12 12:44:27Z
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2009-11-12 12:55:40Z
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2016-10-21 05:50:41Z
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original description Mereschkowsky, C. 1877. On a new genus of hydroids from the White Sea with a short description of other new hydroids. Annals and Magazine of natural History (4) 20: 220-229, pls 5-6, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63588#page/234/mode/1up
page(s): 226 [details]   

basis of record Daly, M., M.R. Brugler, P. Cartwright, A.G. Collins, M.N. Dawson, D.G. Fautin, S.C. France, C.S. McFadden, D.M. Opresko, E. Rodriquez, S.L. Romano, J.L. Stake. (2007). The phylum Cnidaria: A review of phylogenetic patterns and diversity 300 years after Linnaeus. Zootaxa. (1668): 127-182., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2007f/zt01668p182.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony stolonal, living on bivalve shells; hydrorhiza creeping reticulated or incrusting or both reticulated and incrusting; hydranth sessile, claviform, only a single filiform tentacle below large hypostome; sometimes dactylo- zooids in form of stalked nematocyst knobs; gonophores arising from hydrorhiza, developing into fixed or free eumedusoids without tentacles, gonads along radial canals; with or without statocysts.  [details]