WoRMS taxon details

Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829

16843  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16843)

accepted
Family
Geryonidae Eschscholtz, 1829 (incorrect suffix formation in original spelling)
Genus Geryonia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
  » Species Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Geryonia dinema Péron & Leseur, 1810 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Geryonia appendiculata Forbes, 1848 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia bicolor Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia conoides Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia dianaea Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia fungiformis Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia hexaphylla Péron & Lesueur, 1810 accepted as Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) (objective synonym of Medusa proboscidalis Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Geryonia octona Fleming, 1823 accepted as Leuckartiara octona (Fleming, 1823) (basionym)
  » Species Geryonia pellucida Will, 1844 accepted as Eirene viridula (Péron & Lesueur, 1810) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia rosacea Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Geryonia tetraphylla Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (basionym)
  » Species Geryonia umbella Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) (synonym)
Genus Liriope Lesson, 1843
  » Species Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821)
  » Subgenus Liriope (Liriopella) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
  » Subgenus Liriope (Liriopissa) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
  » Species Liriope catharinensis Müller, 1859 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope cerasiformis Lesson, 1843 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope compacta Maas, 1893 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope conirostris Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope crucifera Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope distanogona Maas, 1893 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope eurybia Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope hemisphericus Bigelow, 1904 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope hyalina Agassiz & Mayer, 1899 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope hyperbolica Maas, 1893 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope indica Bigelow, 1904 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope liguriana Haeckel, 1864b accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope minima Maas, 1893 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope mucronata Gegenbaur, 1857 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope scutigera McCrady, 1859 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)
  » Species Liriope tenuirostris L. Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) (synonym)

Genus Heptarradiata Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Heptarradiata rioplatensis Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Octorradiata Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Octorradiata bonaerensis Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (taxon inquirendum)
Genus Pentarradiata Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Pentarradiata estuariensis Zamponi & Genzano, 1989 (taxon inquirendum)

Genus Carmarina Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryonia Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (synonym)
Subfamily Carmarinida Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Genus Carmaris Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Geryonia Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Geryones Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Geryonia Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (synonym)
Genus Geryonopsis Forbes, 1848 accepted as Eirene Eschscholtz, 1829
Genus Glossocodon Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
Genus Glossoconus Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
Genus Liriantha Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
  » Subgenus Liriantha (Lirianthella) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
  » Subgenus Liriantha (Lirianthissa) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
Subfamily Liriopida Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Genus Xanthea Lesson, 1843 accepted as Liriope Lesson, 1843 (doubtful taxon)
  » Species Xanthea agaricina Lesson, 1843 (taxon inquirendum)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Taxonomic remark The Geryoniidae belong to the Limnomedusae according to a molecular phylogeny published by Collins et al. (2008) and...  
Taxonomic remark The Geryoniidae belong to the Limnomedusae according to a molecular phylogeny published by Collins et al. (2008) and Bentlage et al. (2018). [details]
Schuchert, P. (2020). World Hydrozoa Database. Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16843 on 2020-09-26
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original description  (of Carmarinida Haeckel, 1864) Haeckel, E. (1864). Die Famile der Rüsselquallen (Medusae, Geryonidae). <em>Jenaische Zeitschrift für Medizin und Naturwissenschaften.</em> 1: 435-461, pls 11-12., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8621096
page(s): 462 [details]   

original description  (of Liriopida Haeckel, 1864) Haeckel, E. (1864). Die Famile der Rüsselquallen (Medusae, Geryonidae). <em>Jenaische Zeitschrift für Medizin und Naturwissenschaften.</em> 1: 435-461, pls 11-12., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8621096
page(s): 456 [details]   

original description  (of Leuckartidae L. Agassiz, 1862) Agassiz, L. (1862). Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America. <em>Little Brown, Boston.</em> 4: 1-380, pls 1-19., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16068829
page(s): 364 [details]   

original description  (of Geryonidae Eschscholtz, 1829) Eschscholtz, F. (1829). System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10665047
page(s): 86 [details]   

taxonomy source Bentlage, B.; Osborn, K. J.; Lindsay, D. J.; Hopcroft, R. R.; Raskoff, K. A.; Collins, A. G. (2018). Loss of metagenesis and evolution of a parasitic life style in a group of open-ocean jellyfish. <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 124: 50-59., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2018.02.030
page(s): 53; note: transfer to Limnomedusae [details]   

basis of record Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. <i>Thalassia Salent. 24</i>: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Diagnosis Trachylidae medusae with gastric peduncle; usually four radial canals, sometimes more; with centripetal canals; gonads flat cushions on radial canals; two kinds of marginal tentacles, solid and hollow; statocysts enclosed in mesogloea.
No polyp stage. [details]

Taxonomic remark The Geryoniidae belong to the Limnomedusae according to a molecular phylogeny published by Collins et al. (2008) and Bentlage et al. (2018). [details]
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Japanese オオカラカサクラゲ科  [details]