WoRMS taxon details

Abylinae L. Agassiz, 1862

709060  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:709060)

accepted
Subfamily
Genus Abyla Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
Genus Ceratocymba Chun, 1888

Genus Amphiroa Blainville, 1830 accepted as Abyla Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
Genus Cymba Quoy & Gaimard, 1827 accepted as Ceratocymba Chun, 1888 (invalid junior homonym of Cymba Sowerby, 1826 [Mollusca])
Genus Diphyabyla Lens & van Riemsdijk, 1908 accepted as Ceratocymba Chun, 1888
Genus Nacella Blainville, 1830 accepted as Ceratocymba Chun, 1888 (invalid junior homonym of Nacella Schumacher, 1817 [Mollusca])
Genus Nacelle Blainville, 1830 accepted as Ceratocymba Chun, 1888 (French version of Cymba)
Genus Pseudabyla Sears, 1953 accepted as Abyla Quoy & Gaimard, 1827 (based on two aberrant anterior nectophores that might come from an Abyla specimen, or might not, but whichever is the case, they have never been found again)
Genus Pseudocymba Sears, 1953 accepted as Ceratocymba Chun, 1888 (Based on aberrant pathological anterior nectophores with either two few facets or some missing or incomplete ridges; they could perhaps have come from Ceratocymba specimens, but such nectophores have never been found again)
Not documented
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Abylinae L. Agassiz, 1862. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=709060 on 2018-11-13
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2012-10-22 10:49:30Z
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2012-10-23 07:43:22Z
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basis of record Agassiz, L. (1862). Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America. <em>Little Brown, Boston.</em> 4: 1-380, pls 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54510#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 372 [details]   

additional source Totton, A. K. (1954). Siphonophora of the Indian Ocean together with systematic and biological notes on related specimens from other oceans. <em>Discovery Rep.</em> 27: 1-162., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28339#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 27 [details]   

additional source Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.
page(s): 204 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality