WoRMS taxon details

Pelagiidae Gegenbaur, 1856

135240  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135240)

accepted
Family
Genus Chrysaora Péron & Lesueur, 1810
  » Species Chrysaora achlyos Martin, Gershwin, Burnett, Cargo & Bloom, 1997
  » Species Chrysaora africana (Vanhöffen, 1902)
  » Species Chrysaora chesapeakei (Papenfuss, 1936)
  » Species Chrysaora chinensis Vanhöffen, 1888
  » Species Chrysaora colorata (Russell, 1964)
  » Species Chrysaora fulgida (Reynaud, 1830)
  » Species Chrysaora fuscescens Brandt, 1835
  » Species Chrysaora helvola Brandt, 1838
  » Species Chrysaora hysoscella (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz, 1829
  » Species Chrysaora melanaster Brandt, 1838
  » Species Chrysaora pacifica (Goette, 1886)
  » Species Chrysaora pentastoma Péron & Lesueur, 1810
  » Species Chrysaora plocamia (Lesson, 1830)
  » Species Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor, 1848)
  » Species Chrysaora kynthia Gershwin & Zeidler, 2008 (nomen dubium, Insufficient description - Morandini & Marques (2010))
  » Species Chrysaora wurlerra Gershwin & Zeidler, 2008 (nomen dubium, Insufficient description - Morandini & Marques (2010))
  » Species Chrysaora blossevillei Lesson, 1830 accepted as Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz, 1829
  » Species Chrysaora depressa (Kishinouye, 1902) accepted as Chrysaora pacifica (Goette, 1886) (synonym)
  » Species Chrysaora scoresbyanna Gershwin & Zeidler, 2008 accepted as Desmonema scoresbyanna Gershwin & Zeidler, 2008 (Name only exists due to database propogation, not from taxonomic literature)
  » Species Chrysaora southcotti Gershwin & Zeidler, 2008 accepted as Chrysaora pentastoma Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Genus Mawia Avian, Ramšak, Tirelli, D'Ambra & Malej, 2016
Genus Pelagia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Genus Sanderia Goette, 1886

Genus Dactylometra Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Chrysaora Péron & Lesueur, 1810
  » Species Dactylometra quinquecirrha Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor, 1848)
    » Variety Dactylometra quinquecirrha var. chesapeakei Papenfuss, 1936 represented as Chrysaora chesapeakei (Papenfuss, 1936) (Raised from variety to species by Bayha et al. 2017)
Genus Kuragea Kishinouye, 1902 accepted as Chrysaora Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Genus Neopelagia Kishinouye, 1910 accepted as Sanderia Goette, 1886
marine
Not documented
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2019). World List of Scyphozoa. Pelagiidae Gegenbaur, 1856. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135240 on 2019-04-24
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basis of record Cornelius, P.F.S. (2001). Cubozoa, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 111 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Larson R.J. 1986. Pelagic Scyphomedusae (Scyphoza: Coronatae and Semeaostomae) of the Southern Ocean. In Kornicker L.S. (ed) Biology of the Antarctic Seas, XVI. Antarctic Research Series 41, 59-165. [details]   

additional source Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. <em>Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8.</em> vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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