Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa Russell, 1970 
AphiaID: 267250

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa baylii Russell, 1970 (type by monotypy)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusidae Russell, 1971
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusidae Russell, 1971
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa Russell, 1970
Sources  original description Russell, F.S., 1970. On a new species of medusa from an inland salt lake in South Australia. J. Zool., Lond. 162 4: 449-452.
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa baylii Russell, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa thrombolites Zeidler & Gershwin, 2004
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Medusa with cylindrical manubrium , with 4 simple lips; 4 radial canals, 4 groups of perradial tentacles and 4 rudimentary bulbs; gonads on manubrium and on proximal part of radial canals, according sex; with ocelli, one per bulb.
Hydroid colony small, stolonal; hydranth naked, sessile, with a single ring of filiform tentacles near the middle of column; medusa buds just below tentacles. [details]
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Australomedusa bayli, medusa and polyp
Australomedusa bayli, ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267250
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-06-10 10:37:21Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-03-18 06:35:11Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Australomedusa Russell, 1970. In: Schuchert, P. (2016) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267250 on 2016-07-27