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Hydrozoa taxon details

Bimeria Wright, 1859

117014  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117014)

accepted
Genus
Bimeria vestita Wright, 1859 (type by monotypy)
Species Bimeria australis Blackburn, 1937
Species Bimeria corynopsis Vanhöffen, 1910
Species Bimeria fluminalis Annandale, 1915
Species Bimeria rigida Warren, 1919
Species Bimeria vestita Wright, 1859
  » Forma Bimeria vestita f. nana Leloup, 1932 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Bimeria belgicae (Vanhöffen, 1910) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Bimeria currumbinensis Pennycuik, 1959 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Bimeria amoyensis Hargitt, 1927 accepted as Bimeria vestita Wright, 1859 (synonym, indeterminate)
Species Bimeria arborea Browne, 1907 accepted as Garveia arborea (Browne, 1907) (basionym)
Species Bimeria baltica Stechow, 1927 accepted as Cordylophora caspia (Pallas, 1771) (synonym)
Species Bimeria biscayana Browne, 1907 accepted as Amphinema biscayana (Browne, 1907) (basionym)
Species Bimeria brevis Fraser, 1918 accepted as Garveia brevis (Fraser, 1918) (basionym)
Species Bimeria crassa Stechow, 1923 accepted as Garveia crassa (Stechow, 1923) (basionym)
Species Bimeria fragilis Stechow, 1919 accepted as Garveia grisea (Motz-Kossowska, 1905) (synonym)
Species Bimeria franciscana Torrey, 1902 accepted as Garveia franciscana (Torrey, 1902) (basionym)
Species Bimeria gracilis Clark, 1876 accepted as Garveia gracilis (Clark, 1876) (basionym)
Species Bimeria humilis Allman, 1877 accepted as Bimeria vestita Wright, 1859 (synonym)
Species Bimeria laxa Fraser, 1938 accepted as Garveia laxa (Fraser, 1938) (basionym)
Species Bimeria Monodi Billard, 1927 accepted as Garveia franciscana (Torrey, 1902) (synonym)
Species Bimeria nutans (Wright, 1859) accepted as Garveia nutans Wright, 1859 (incorrect genus)
Species Bimeria pusilla Fraser, 1925 accepted as Garveia pusilla (Fraser, 1925)
Species Bimeria robusta Torrey, 1902 accepted as Garveia robusta (Torrey, 1902) (synonym)
Species Bimeria tenella Fraser, 1925 accepted as Garveia tenella (Fraser, 1925) (basionym)
Species Bimeria tunicata Fraser, 1943 accepted as Garveia franciscana (Torrey, 1902) (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wright, T. S. 1859b. Observations on British zoophytes. Edinburgh new Philosophical Journal 10: 105-114, pls 8-9., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/82198#page/119/mode/1up
page(s): 109 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Bimeria Wright, 1859. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117014 on 2018-09-23
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-08-27 06:27:04Z
checked
2012-01-27 06:58:23Z
changed
2017-10-26 09:31:54Z
changed

original description  (ofManicella Allman, 1859) Allman, G. J. 1859b. Notes on the hydroid zoophytes. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3)4: 48-55., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61792#page/62/mode/1up
page(s): 51 [details]   

original description Wright, T. S. 1859b. Observations on British zoophytes. Edinburgh new Philosophical Journal 10: 105-114, pls 8-9., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/82198#page/119/mode/1up
page(s): 109 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Costello, M.J.; Emblow, C.; White, R. (Ed.). (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-538-0. 463 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription Schuchert, P. (2007). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. Revue suisse de Zoologie. 114: 195-396., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128673#page/25/mode/1up
page(s): 247 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Diagnosis Colonies stolonal or erect, with perisarc enveloping hydranth and extending as a sheath over proximal ends of tentacles. Hydranth ovoid to vasiform; hypostome dome-shaped; tentacles in single whorl or in two close whorls. Gonophores fixed sporosacs on hydrorhiza and branches. [details]
 



Leloup (1952, fig. 58)
 Leloup (1952, fig. 58)
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