Hydrozoa taxon details

Cosmetirella Browne, 1910

174353  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174353)

accepted
Genus
Cosmetirella simplex Browne, 1910 accepted as Cosmetirella davisii (Browne, 1902) (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Browne, E. T. 1910. Coelenterata V. Medusae. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904. Natural History 5: 1-62 , pls 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/57772#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Cosmetirella Browne, 1910. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174353 on 2019-05-19
Date
action
by
2005-07-14 09:00:06Z
created
2006-07-31 06:57:06Z
changed
Camba Reu, Cibran
2010-12-16 13:14:56Z
checked
2016-03-18 06:35:11Z
changed

original description Browne, E. T. 1910. Coelenterata V. Medusae. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904. Natural History 5: 1-62 , pls 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/57772#page/199/mode/1up
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Cnidaria Antarctic checklist (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939). Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. [print version]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Mitrocomidae medusae with 4 straight radial canals; 8 open statocysts; no marginal cirri; no ocelli.
Note: Phialella is very similar, but has closed statocysts. [details]