Hydrozoa taxon details

Sphaeronectidae Huxley, 1859

135341  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135341)

accepted
Family
Genus Sphaeronectes Huxley, 1859
  » Species Sphaeronectes brevitruncata (Chun, 1888)
  » Species Sphaeronectes christiansonae Pugh, 2009
  » Species Sphaeronectes fragilis Carré, 1968
  » Species Sphaeronectes gamulini Carré, 1968
  » Species Sphaeronectes haddocki Pugh, 2009
  » Species Sphaeronectes irregularis (Claus, 1873)
  » Species Sphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
  » Species Sphaeronectes pagesi Lindsay, Grossmann & Minemizu, 2011
  » Species Sphaeronectes pughi Grossmann, Lindsay & Fuentes, 2012
  » Species Sphaeronectes tasmanica Gershwin, Lewis, Gowlett-Holmes & Kloser, 2014
  » Species Sphaeronectes tiburonae Pugh, 2009
  » Species Sphaeronectes gigantea Fewkes, 1889 accepted as Sphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
  » Species Sphaeronectes gracilis (Claus, 1873) accepted as Sphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859 (synonym)
  » Species Sphaeronectes japonica (Stepanjants, 1967) accepted as Lensia japonica (Stepanjants, 1967) (synonym)
  » Species Sphaeronectes köllikeri Huxley, 1859 accepted as Sphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859 (unaccepted spelling according to ICZN)
  » Species Sphaeronectes truncata (Will, 1844) accepted as Sphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859 (possible synonym)
  » Species Sphaeronectes bougisi Carré, 1968 (uncertain > taxon inquirendum)

Genus Conophyes Leloup, 1934 accepted as Sphaeronectes Huxley, 1859 (possible synonym)
  » Species Conophyes diaphana Leloup, 1934 accepted as Sphaeronectes irregularis (Claus, 1873) (possible synonym)
Genus Monophyes Claus, 1873 accepted as Sphaeronectes Huxley, 1859 (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10599749 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2022). World Hydrozoa Database. Sphaeronectidae Huxley, 1859. Accessed at: https://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135341 on 2022-12-08
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z
checked
2012-10-25 14:04:41Z
changed
2014-01-03 19:17:38Z
changed

original description Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10599749 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. (1999). Siphonophorae. In South Atlantic Zooplankton I. Edited by D. Boltovskoy. <em>Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands.</em> 1-868.
page(s): 493 [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. 2009. A review of the family Sphaeronectidae (class Hydrozoa, order Siphonophora), with the description of three new species. Zootaxa 2147: 1-48., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/1/zt02147p048.pdf
page(s): 1-26 [details]   

additional source Grossmann, M. M.; Lindsay, D. J.; Fuentes, V. (2012). Sphaeronectes pughi sp. nov., a new species of sphaeronectid calycophoran siphonophore from the subantarctic zone. <em>Polar Science.</em> 6(2): 196-199., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polar.2011.11.001
page(s): 196, fig. 1 [details]   

additional source Lindsay, D.J., Grossmann, M., and Minemizu, R. 2011. Sphaeronectes pagesi sp. nov., a new species of sphaeronectid calycophoran siphonophore from Japan, with the first record of S. fragilis Carré 1968 from the North Pacific Ocean and observations on related species. Plankton and Benthos Research 6(2): 101–107., available online at https://doi.org/10.3800/pbr.6.101
page(s): 101 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Calycophorae with a single spherical nectophore of larval origin. [details]