Hydrozoa taxon details

Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846)

135484  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135484)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sars, M. (1846). Fauna littoralis Norvegiae oder Beschreibung und Abbildungen neuer oderwenig bekannter Seethiere, nebst Beobachtungen über die Organisation,Lebensweise und Entwickelung derselben. 1-194. Johann Dahk. Christiania., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163272#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): p.32 in partim [details]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofAgalmopsis elegans Sars, 1846) Sars, M. (1846). Fauna littoralis Norvegiae oder Beschreibung und Abbildungen neuer oderwenig bekannter Seethiere, nebst Beobachtungen über die Organisation,Lebensweise und Entwickelung derselben. 1-194. Johann Dahk. Christiania., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163272#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 36, pl. 5 figs 7, 8 (not 32-35, 37–41, pl. 5 figs 1-6 and pl. 6, = Nanomia cara) [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution This species is distributed in high abundances in the North-Atlantic ocean with a southern limit from Greenland, Iceland,...  
Distribution This species is distributed in high abundances in the North-Atlantic ocean with a southern limit from Greenland, Iceland, Faroes, Shetlands and Hebrides. [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135484 on 2018-02-20
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original description Sars, M. (1846). Fauna littoralis Norvegiae oder Beschreibung und Abbildungen neuer oderwenig bekannter Seethiere, nebst Beobachtungen über die Organisation,Lebensweise und Entwickelung derselben. 1-194. Johann Dahk. Christiania., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163272#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): p.32 in partim [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAgalmopsis elegans Sars, 1846) Sars, M. (1846). Fauna littoralis Norvegiae oder Beschreibung und Abbildungen neuer oderwenig bekannter Seethiere, nebst Beobachtungen über die Organisation,Lebensweise und Entwickelung derselben. 1-194. Johann Dahk. Christiania., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163272#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 36, pl. 5 figs 7, 8 (not 32-35, 37–41, pl. 5 figs 1-6 and pl. 6, = Nanomia cara) [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAgalmopsis Sarsii Kölliker, 1853) Kölliker, A. 1853. Die Schwimmpolypen oder Siphonophoren von Messina. Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann. Pp. 1-96, pls 12., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45789#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 10 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Calder, D. 2003 MS. Checklist of Hydroids, hydromedusae and siphonophores reported from the Bay of Fundy. [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Bigelow, H. B. (1911). The Siphonophorae. Reports of the scientific research expedition to the tropical Pacific. Albatross XXIII. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 38: 173-401, 32 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32451
page(s): 281, pl.18 figs 9-13, pl.19 figs 1-4 [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. (1999). Siphonophorae. In South Atlantic Zooplankton I. Edited by D. Boltovskoy. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands. Pp. 868.
page(s): 481 figs 3.6, 3.22 [details]   

additional source Totton, A. K. (1954). Siphonophora of the Indian Ocean together with systematic and biological notes on related specimens from other oceans. Discovery Rep. 27: 1-162., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28339#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 61 fig. 24 + frontispiece  [details]   

additional source Shih, C.T., 1977. A guide to the Jellyfish of Canadian Atlantic waters. National Museum of Natural Sciences, Natural History Series 5 : 1-190. [details]   

additional source Fewkes J.W. (1881b). Studies of the Jelly-fishes of Narragansett Bay. Bulletin of the Museum of comparative Zoölogy of Harvard College. 8: 141-182, pls 1-10., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91654#page/161/mode/1up
page(s): 163 pl. 9 figs 1-21, pl.10 [details]   

additional source Dunn, C. W.; Pugh, P. R.; Haddock, S. H. D. (2005). Molecular phylogenetics of the Siphonophora (Cnidaria), with implications for the evolution of functional specialisation. Syst. Biol. 54(6): 916-935.
page(s): 922, figs 2b, 4a-b, 5, 6, 7, 8a-b [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. & Gasca, R. (2009). Siphonophorae (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 395–402. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Jacobs, W. 1937. Staatsquallen. Nat. Volk (Frank.) 67 (10): 465-473
page(s): 594 fig. 7c [details]   

additional source Totton, A. K. 1955. Development and metamorphosis of the larva of Agalma elegans (Sars) (Siphonophora Physonectae). In “Papers in Marine Biology and Oceanography”. Edited by M. Graham. Deep-Sea Res. 3 (Suppl): 239-241.
page(s): 239, figs 1-9 [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source  (ofAgalmopsis elegans Sars, 1846) Kawamura, T. 1911c. “Shidarezakura Kurage” and “Nagayoraku Kurage” (Cupulita picta, Metschnikoff, and Agalmopsis elegans, Sars). Zool. Mag. (Tokyo) (Dobuts. Zhasshi) 23 (7): 359-363, plate 7 (In Japanese).
page(s): 362, pl. 7 figs. 11-17 [details]   

additional source  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Woltereck, R., 1905. Bemerkungen zur Entwicklung der Narcomedusen und Siphonophoren. Verh. dt. zool. Ges., 1905 : 106-122.
page(s): 118 figs. 17-21 [details]   

additional source  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Metschnikoff, E., 1874. Studien über die Entwickelung der Medusen und Siphonophoren. Zeitschrift. f. wiss. Zool. 24 : 15-81.
page(s): 48 taf. 8 figs.1-13, taf. 9 figs 11-21, taf. 11 f [details]   

additional source  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Iwanzoff, N., 1896. Ueber den Bau, die Wirkungsweise und die Entwicklung der Nesselkapseln der Coelenteraten. Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou, 1896 1-2: 95-161, 323-355.
page(s): 334 pl.5 figs 18-22 [details]   

basis of record  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Leuckart R. (1854). Zur nähern Kenntniss der Siphonophoren von Nizza. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 20(1): 249- 377, pl. 11- 13., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31374#page/257/mode/1up
page(s): 331, pl.12 figs 17 (lower) and figs 21-27; pl.13 f [details]   

additional source  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Keferstein, W., and Ehlers, E. 1861. Beobachtungen über die Siphonophoren von Neapel und Messina. Zoologische Beiträge gesammelt im Winter 1859/60 in Neapel und Messina. Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.4760
page(s): 9, pl.1 fig.20, pl.2 fig. 6-11, pl. 3 fig.17 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofAgalmoides elegans (Sars, 1846)) Fewkes J.W. (1891). An aid to a collector of the Coelenterata and Echinodermata of New England. Bulletin of the Essex Institute. 23: 1-92., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33895#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 42 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCupulita sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Haeckel, E. (1888). Report on the Siphonophorae. Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Zoology. 28: 1-380, 50pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18411#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 867 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofAgalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853)) Korotneff, A. 1884. Zur histologie der Siphonophoren. Mitt. Zool. Stn. Neapel 5 (2): 229-288
page(s): 259 pl.16 figs.49-50. 17 figs.55, 69, 74 pl.18 fi [details]   

basis of record  (ofCuneolaria elegans (Sars, 1846)) Haeckel, E. (1888). System der Siphonophoren auf phylogenetischer Grundlage entworfen. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 22: 1-46., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43887#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 40 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution This species is distributed in high abundances in the North-Atlantic ocean with a southern limit from Greenland, Iceland, Faroes, Shetlands and Hebrides. [details]