World Hydrozoa Database


Hydrozoa name details

Obelia diaphana (L. Agassiz, 1862)

993534  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:993534)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofEucope diaphana 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 http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54510#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 322, pl. 34 figs 1-9 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Obelia diaphana (L. Agassiz, 1862). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=993534 on 2019-04-26
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original description  (ofEucope diaphana 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 http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54510#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 322, pl. 34 figs 1-9 [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   

basis of record Browne, E. T. 1902. A preliminary report on Hydromedusae from the Falkland Islands. - Annals and Magazine of natural History (7) 9: 272-284., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63677#page/294/mode/1up
page(s): 281; note: (= almost certainly a misidentification) [details]   

status source Kramp P.L. (1961a). Synopsis of the medusae of the world. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K.</em> 40: 1-469., available online at http://www.mba.ac.uk/nmbl/publications/jmba_40/jmba_40.htm
page(s): 163 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Browne's (1902) record of the medusa is obviously a misidentification, O. diaphana is based on a hydroid stage. [details]