World Hydrozoa Database


Hydrozoa taxon details

Protiaridae Haeckel, 1879

22962  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22962)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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): 46 [details]   
Taxonomy Created by Haeckel originally as as subfamily of Tiaridae  
Taxonomy Created by Haeckel originally as as subfamily of Tiaridae [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Protiaridae Haeckel, 1879. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22962 on 2019-02-23
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original description 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): 46 [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 Hydroids stolonal, arising from creeping stolons; hydranths on short hydrocaulus; hydrorhiza and hydrocaulus covered by perisarc, which forms a cup at hydranth base; hydranth with one whorl of filiform tentacles, large nematocysts alternating with tentacles; gonophores unknown. Medusa with four developed marginal tentacles arising from large, hollow tentacular bulbs; four simple radial canals and a circular canal, mouth with four simple lips; gonads interradial, with smooth surface; with or without mesenteries; without rudimentary bulbs; margin with or without cirri-like tentacles; exceptionally with ocelli.  [details]

Taxonomy Created by Haeckel originally as as subfamily of Tiaridae [details]