WoRMS taxon details

Csiromedusidae Gershwin & Zeidler, 2010

478496  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:478496)

accepted
Family
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gershwin, L. A., & Zeidler, W. 2010. Csiromedusa medeopolis: a remarkable Tasmanian medusa (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Narcomedusae) comprising a new family, genus and species. Zootaxa 2439: 24–34., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/2/zt02439p034.pdf
page(s): 25 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Csiromedusidae Gershwin & Zeidler, 2010. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=478496 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
2010-05-31 08:45:18Z
created
2016-12-22 11:17:46Z
changed

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original description Gershwin, L. A., & Zeidler, W. 2010. Csiromedusa medeopolis: a remarkable Tasmanian medusa (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Narcomedusae) comprising a new family, genus and species. Zootaxa 2439: 24–34., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/2/zt02439p034.pdf
page(s): 25 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Narcomedusae with perradial undivided stomach pouches, extending to point of origin of tentacles; tentacles perradial, alternating on two exumbrellar whorls, equal in number with manubrial pouches; secondary tentacles lacking; with apical, external beveled pouch [?gonads] separate from the stomach. With otoporpae. Peripheral canal system lacking. [details]