Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralomedusa Russell, 1970

267250  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267250)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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.
page(s): 451 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2016). Australomedusa Russell, 1970. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267250 on 2017-12-13

Date
action
by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z
created
2009-06-10 10:37:21Z
changed
2016-03-18 06:35:11Z
changed

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.
page(s): 451 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   
From editor or global species database
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]