WoRMS taxon details

Stygiomedusa gigantea (Browne, 1910)

135311  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135311)

accepted
Species
Diplulmaris gigantea Browne, 1910 · unaccepted (synonym)
Stygiomedusa fabulosa Russell, 1959 · unaccepted (synonym)
Stygiomedusa stauchi Repelin, 1967 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Diplulmaris gigantea Browne, 1910) Browne, E. T. 1910. Coelenterata V. Medusae. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904. Natural History 5: 1-62 , pls 1-7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/17270042
page(s): 56-57 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Adare, Cape  
type locality contained in Adare, Cape [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2022). World List of Scyphozoa. Stygiomedusa gigantea (Browne, 1910). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135311 on 2022-12-06
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2019-12-16 00:13:05Z
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2020-01-04 19:04:21Z
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original description  (of Stygiomedusa fabulosa Russell, 1959) Russell, F. S. (1959). A viviparous deep-sea jellyfish. <em>Nature.</em> 184: 1527-1529.
page(s): 1527-1529 [details]   

original description  (of Stygiomedusa stauchi Repelin, 1967) Repelin, R. (1967). Stygiomedusa stauchi n.sp. Scyphoméduse géante des profondeurs. <em>Cahiers Office de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique Outre-Mér, Série Océanographie.</em> 5: 23-28.
page(s): 24-27 [details]   

original description  (of Diplulmaris gigantea Browne, 1910) Browne, E. T. 1910. Coelenterata V. Medusae. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904. Natural History 5: 1-62 , pls 1-7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/17270042
page(s): 56-57 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Cornelius, P.F.S. (2001). Cubozoa, <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. 111 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Jarms, G. & Morandini, A.C. (2019). World Atlas of Jellyfish. Dölling und Galitz Verlag, 816p.
page(s): 422-425 [details]   

new combination reference Larson R.J. 1986. Pelagic Scyphomedusae (Scyphoza: Coronatae and Semeaostomae) of the Southern Ocean. In Kornicker L.S. (ed) Biology of the Antarctic Seas, XVI. Antarctic Research Series 41, 59-165.
page(s): 115, 119; note: moved to genus Stygiomedusa as Stygiomedusa gigantea [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

Unknown type (of Diplulmaris gigantea Browne, 1910) BM NHM 1901.12.28.2, geounit Adare, Cape [details]
From other sources
Habitat deep sea, near bottom [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ダイオウクラゲ  [details]