World Hydrozoa Database


Hydrozoa taxon details

Cytaeis Eschscholtz, 1829

117075  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117075)

accepted
Genus
Species Cytaeis adherens Bouillon, Boero & Seghers, 1991
Species Cytaeis capitata Puce, Arillo, Cerrano, Romagnoli & Bavestrello, 2004
Species Cytaeis imperialis Uchida, 1964
Species Cytaeis indica (Stechow, 1920)
Species Cytaeis kakinumae Namikawa & Deguchi, 2013
Species Cytaeis nassa (Millard, 1959)
Species Cytaeis niotha (Pennycuik, 1959)
Species Cytaeis nuda Rees, 1962
Species Cytaeis sagamiensis (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829
Species Cytaeis uchidae Rees, 1962
Species Cytaeis vulgaris Agassiz & Mayer, 1899

Species Cytaeis polystyla Will, 1844 accepted as Turritopsis dohrnii (Weismann, 1883) (taxon inquirendum, possible synonym)
Species Cytaeis pusilla Gegenbaur, 1856 (taxon inquirendum, questionable synonym)

Subgenus Cytaeis (Nigritina) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Cytaeis Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Species Cytaeis atlantica (Steenstrup, 1837) accepted as Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829 (unavailable name)
Species Cytaeis exigua Haeckel, 1880 accepted as Hydractinia exigua (Haeckel, 1880) accepted as Podocoryna exigua (Haeckel, 1879) (basionym)
Species Cytaeis gracilis Mayer, 1900 accepted as Lizzia gracilis (Mayer, 1900) (basionym)
Species Cytaeis herdmani Browne, 1905 accepted as Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Species Cytaeis japonica Uchida, 1927 accepted as Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Species Cytaeis macrogaster Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Species Cytaeis minima Trinci, 1903 accepted as Podocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903) (basionym)
Species Cytaeis nigritina Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Cytaeis tetrastyla Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Species Cytaeis octopunctata M. Sars, 1835 accepted as Rathkea octopunctata (M. Sars, 1835) (basionym)
Species Cytaeis propagulata (Bavestrello, 1987) accepted as Perarella propagulata Bavestrello, 1987
Species Cytaeis schneideri (Motz-Kossowska, 1905) accepted as Perarella schneideri (Motz-Kossowska, 1905)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Eschscholtz, F. (1829). System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40493#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 104 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Cytaeis Eschscholtz, 1829. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117075 on 2018-12-19
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-01-04 09:28:52Z
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2016-02-29 06:54:29Z
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2018-11-02 06:43:04Z
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original description Eschscholtz, F. (1829). System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40493#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 104 [details]   

original description  (ofCubogaster Haeckel, 1879) Haeckel, E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. <em>Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena.</em> 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 75 [details]   

original description  (ofCytaeis (Nigritina) Haeckel, 1879) Haeckel, E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. <em>Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena.</em> 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 73; note: [Although Haeckel credits Steenstrup as authority, Steenstrup's Nigritina is an invalid, unavailable name. Haeckel thus becomes the authority of the genus level taxon Nigritina] [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, <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. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source NODC (1997). NODC Taxonomic codes [details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

redescription Rees, W.J., 1962. Hydroids of the family Cytaeidae L. Agassiz 1862. Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist., Zool. 8 8: 381-400., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/84548#page/449/mode/1up [details]   

status source Schuchert, P. (2007). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 114: 195-396., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128673#page/25/mode/1up
page(s): 274 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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Cytaeis tetrastyla, medusa, from Florida, eastern Atlantic
 Cytaeis tetrastyla,...
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Cytaeis tetrastyla, medusa, from Florida, eastern Atlantic
 Cytaeis tetrastyla,...
[image from typetaxon]

Cytaeis tetrastyla, medusa, from Florida, eastern Atlantic
 Cytaeis tetrastyla,...
[image from typetaxon]