Hydrozoa taxon details

Lovenellidae Russell, 1953

1611  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1611)

accepted
Family
marine
Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Taxonomic remark Family scope sensu Russell, not Bouillon  
Taxonomic remark Family scope sensu Russell, not Bouillon [details]
Schuchert, P. (2019). World Hydrozoa Database. Lovenellidae Russell, 1953. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1611 on 2019-10-16
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

original description  (of Phialidae 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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32605578
page(s): 163, 180 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Diagnosis Medusa manubrium short; no gastric peduncle; no excretory pores; four simple radial canals; marginal tentacles hollow, with lateral cirri; no marginal cirri; gonads on radial canals, not reaching manubrium; 4, 8, 12 or more statocysts when adult; no ocelli.
Hydroid colony stolonal or erect sympodial; hydrotheca pedicellate, elongate, everted-conical to bell-shaped, with diaphragm; operculum conical, formed either by many triangular plates in embayments of hydrothecal margin and demarcated from hydrothecal wall by crease line, or pleated continuation of the hydrothecal wall; hydrothecae in old specimens often reduced to a collar-shaped sheath around hydranth base; with or without intertentacular web; gonophores free medusae, gonothecae peduncled.  [details]

Taxonomic remark Family scope sensu Russell, not Bouillon [details]