Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorphidae Allman, 1872

1598  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1598)

accepted
Family
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiocerianthus Mark, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysilla Kramp, 1955
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnogonos Bonnevie, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHataia Hirai & Yamada, 1965
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctovannuccia Xu, Huang & Lin, 2010
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaeuphysilla Xu, Huang & Go, 2011
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagotoea Kramp, 1942
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinushydra Bouillon & Grohmann, 1990
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonohydra Salvini-Plawen, 1966

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubuletta Haeckel, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (nomen dubium, synonym)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAltairina Vargas-Hernandez & Ochoa-Figuera, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmalthaea Schmidt, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiaria Stechow, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiocerianthus Mark, 1898 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Xu & Ling, 2012 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (Invalid junior homonym of Costa Neviani, 1928 [Crustacea] and Costa Estes, 1983 [Lepidosauri])
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDahlgrenella Miles, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucorymorpha Broch, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugotoea Margulis, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdoon Keferstein & Ehlers, 1861 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysomma Kramp, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysora Maas, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFukaurahydra Yamada, Konno & Kubota, 1974 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGotoea Uchida, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalatractus Allman, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (invalid homonym of Halatractus Gill, 1863 [Pisces])
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteractis Allman, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (preoccupied by Heteractis Milne Edwards & Haime, 1851 (Anthozoa))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterostephanus Allman, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypolytus Murbach, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampra Bonnevie, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (preoccupied and synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMayeri Huang, Xu & Guo, 2012 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAltairina Vargas-Hernandez & Ochoa-Figuera, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (junior synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeiorhopalon von Salvini-Plawen, 1987 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonocaulus Allman, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizonema Clark, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizotricha Stechow, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteenstrupia Forbes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichorhiza Russell, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848 (preoccupied Trichorhiza Hampson, 1905 (Insecta, Noctuidae))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVannuccia Brinckmann-Voss, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha M. Sars, 1835 (synonym and preoccupied by Vannuccia Marcus, 1948 [Plathyhelminthes])
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Schuchert, P. (2013). Corymorphidae Allman, 1872. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1598 on 2017-12-15

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonocaulidae Allman, 1872) Allman, G. J. 1872. A monograph of the gymnoblastic or tubularian hydroids. Conclusion of Part I, and Part II, containing descriptions of the genera and species of Gymnoblastea. Ray Society, London, pp. 155-450, plates 1-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/title/9122#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 395 [details]   

basis of record Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysidae Haeckel, 1879) Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysidae Haeckel, 1879) Petersen, K.W., 1990. Evolution and taxonomy in capitate hydroids and medusae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). Zool. Journ. Linn. Soc. 100 2: 101-231. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmalthaeidae Haeckel, 1879) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteenstrupiini Cockerell, 1911) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiocerianthidae Broch, 1916) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichorhizini Cockerell, 1911.) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypolytidae) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagoteidae) Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 377 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroids solitary, hydrocaulus long, hollow or more or less filled with parenchymatic gastrodermis, lower part of caulus with short papillae or/and longer anchoring filaments; tentacles arranged into two separate sets; oral tentacles composed either of one whorl of moniliform, one whorl of capitate tentacles, or several whorls of filiform tentacles; aboral tentacles arranged in one to three whorls of moniliform or filiform tentacles; gonophores borne above aboral tentacles, either directly issuing from hydranth wall or on blastostyles, gonophores develop into free medusae or fixed sporosacs.
Medusa with or without apical projection; manubrium usually not extending beyond umbrella margin, cylindrical or exceptionally with sac-like processes; mouth simple, circular; gonads undivided surrounding manubrium completely over its entire length, exceptionally also on sac-like processes of manubrium; one to four hollow, usually filiform tentacles, tentacles all uniform or differentiated into two types, differing in size and structure, tentacles exceptionally branched or rudimentary. [details]
 



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