WoRMS name details

Russelliidae Kramp, 1957

174236  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174236)

 unaccepted (invalid name)

Genus Russellia Kramp, 1957 accepted as Heterotentacula Schuchert, 2010 (junior homonym of Russellia Vargas, 1943 [Insecta: Diptera] and Russellia Muesebeck, 1950 [Insecta: Hymenoptera])
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Schuchert, P. (2020). World Hydrozoa Database. Russelliidae Kramp, 1957. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174236 on 2020-07-04
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basis of record Cnidaria Antarctic checklist (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bouillon, J.; Gravili, C.; Pagès, F.; Gili, J.-M.; Boero, F. (2006). An introduction to Hydrozoa. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, 194. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-580-1. 591 + 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis DIAGNOSIS: Medusa umbrella with apical projection. Manubrium on gastric peduncle, four unbranched oral filiform tentacles attached above mouth margin, mouth simple, lips indistinct. Marginal tentacles in 8 groups, 4 perradial and 4 interradial, each group with one large tentacle flanked by two small tentacles; large tentacles hollow, without basal swellings, basal part adnate to umbrella and sunk into deep furrows of umbrella margin, adaxial ocellus at base of free portion of each tentacle. Gonads in 8 large adradial pads on manubrium wall. [details]