WoRMS taxon details

Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829

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

accepted
Family
Geryonidae Eschscholtz, 1829 (incorrect suffix formation in original spelling)
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 2020-09-23
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2011-01-21 07:17:59Z
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2019-03-15 07:17:36Z
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2019-11-26 09:59:02Z
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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 
From editor or global species database
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]
LanguageName 
Japanese オオカラカサクラゲ科  [details]