WoRMS taxon details

Chrysaora africana (Vanhöffen, 1902)

292504  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292504)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Dactylometra africana Vanhöffen, 1902) Vanhöffen, E. (1902). Die craspeden Medusen der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. <em>Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der deutschen Tiefsee-expedition auf dem dampfer Valdivia 1898-1899, 3(1903): 3-52, pls 1-8.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1404
page(s): 40, Pl. IV fig. 20 [details]   
Holotype  (of Dactylometra africana Vanhöffen, 1902)...  
Holotype (of Dactylometra africana Vanhöffen, 1902) MNB ZMB 5949, geounit Great Fish Bay [details]
Description Redescribed in Ras et al. 2020  
Description Redescribed in Ras et al. 2020 [details]
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2022). World List of Scyphozoa. Chrysaora africana (Vanhöffen, 1902). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=292504 on 2022-12-09
Date
action
by
2008-01-21 13:45:25Z
created
2017-05-06 18:42:02Z
changed
2019-12-16 00:13:05Z
changed
2019-12-30 20:19:09Z
changed

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original description  (of Dactylometra africana Vanhöffen, 1902) Vanhöffen, E. (1902). Die craspeden Medusen der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. <em>Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der deutschen Tiefsee-expedition auf dem dampfer Valdivia 1898-1899, 3(1903): 3-52, pls 1-8.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1404
page(s): 40, Pl. IV fig. 20 [details]   

additional source Jarms, G. & Morandini, A.C. (2019). World Atlas of Jellyfish. Dölling und Galitz Verlag, 816p.
page(s): 330-331 [details]   

source of synonymy van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

new combination reference Kramp, P. L. (1961). Synopsis of the medusae of the world. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K.</em> 40: 1-469., available online at http://www.mba.ac.uk/nmbl/publications/jmba_40/jmba_40.htm
page(s): 323-324; note: Moved to genus Chrysaora [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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Holotype (of Dactylometra africana Vanhöffen, 1902) MNB ZMB 5949, geounit Great Fish Bay [details]
From editor or global species database
Description Redescribed in Ras et al. 2020 [details]
medusa, exumbrellar view from Vanhöffen (1902)
 medusa, exumbrellar...
[image from synonym]