WoRMS taxon details

Agalmatidae Brandt, 1834

135344  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135344)

accepted
Family
Agalmidae · unaccepted (original spelling but not in use)
Athorybiadae · unaccepted (original but incorrect family...)  
original but incorrect family name formation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Schuchert, P. (2022). World Hydrozoa Database. Agalmatidae Brandt, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135344 on 2022-05-21
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z
checked
2012-10-18 10:35:20Z
changed
2012-11-15 10:10:41Z
changed
2013-12-29 12:42:38Z
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original description  (of Agalmidae) Brandt, J. F. 1834-1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Fascic. I., Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata continens / auctore, Johanne Friderico Brandt. - Recueil Actes des séances publiques de l'Acadadémie impériale des Science de St. Pétersbourg 1834: 201-275., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10765514
page(s): 234 [details]   

original description  (of Athorybiadae) Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10599749
page(s): 86 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Poche, F. 1914. Das System der Coelenterata. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 80: 47-128., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13315557
page(s): 81 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Brandt, J. F. 1834-1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Fascic. I., Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata continens / auctore, Johanne Friderico Brandt. - Recueil Actes des séances publiques de l'Acadadémie impériale des Science de St. Pétersbourg 1834: 201-275., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10765514 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Physonectae with a biserial arrangement of nectophores in the nectosome, nectophores on the nectosome are budded off, with the exception of Athorybia which lacks them, on the dorsal side of the stem; the pallial canal consists of ascending and descending branches; the colonies are monoecious. [details]

Spelling Current usage is Agalmatidae, but the original spelling by Brandt and many subsequent authors was Agalmidae [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ヨウラククラゲ科ノキシノブクラゲ科 [from synonym]  [details]