Hydrozoa taxon details

Laodiceidae Agassiz, 1862

1610  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1610)

accepted
Family
Genus Guillea Bouillon, Pagès, Gili, Palanques, Puig & Heussner, 2000
Genus Laodicea Lesson, 1843
  » Species Laodicea brevigona Allwein, 1967
  » Species Laodicea fertilis (Lendenfeld, 1885)
  » Species Laodicea fijiana Agassiz & Mayer, 1899
  » Species Laodicea indica Browne, 1905
  » Species Laodicea marama Agassiz & Mayer, 1899
  » Species Laodicea minuscula Vannucci, 1957
  » Species Laodicea pulchra Browne, 1902
  » Species Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853)
  » Species Laodicea chapmani Günther, 1903 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Laodicea eucope (Haeckel, 1879) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Laodicea neptuna Mayer, 1900 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Laodicea ocellata Babnik, 1948 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Laodicea antarctica (Browne, 1907) accepted as Ptychogena antarctica Browne, 1907
  » Species Laodicea bigelowi Neppi & Stiasny, 1911 accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (synonym)
  » Species Laodicea calcarata L. Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (synonym)
  » Species Laodicea cellularia A. Agassiz in L. Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Earleria cellularia (A. Agassiz, 1862) (basionym)
  » Species Laodicea cruciata (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (indeterminate species, likely synonym)
  » Species Laodicea ulothrix Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (synonym)
Genus Melicertissa Haeckel, 1879
Genus Ptychogena A. Agassiz, 1865
  » Species Ptychogena antarctica Browne, 1907
  » Species Ptychogena californica Torrey, 1909
  » Species Ptychogena crocea Kramp & Damas, 1925
  » Species Ptychogena hyperborea Kramp, 1942
  » Species Ptychogena lactea Agassiz, 1865
  » Species Ptychogena aurea Vanhöffen, 1912 accepted as Chromatonema rubrum Fewkes, 1882 (synonym)
  » Species Ptychogena erythrogonon Bigelow, 1909 accepted as Chromatonema erythrogonon (Bigelow, 1909)
  » Species Ptychogena hertwigi Vanhöffen, 1911 accepted as Chromatonema rubrum Fewkes, 1882 (synonym)
  » Species Ptychogena longigona Maas, 1893 accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (indeterminate species, possible synonym)
  » Species Ptychogena pinnulata Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Ptychogena lactea Agassiz, 1865 (synonym)
Genus Staurostoma Haeckel, 1879
Genus Wuvula Bouillon, Seghers & Boero, 1988

Genus Octonema Haeckel, 1879 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Octonema eucope Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Laodicea eucope (Haeckel, 1879) (basionym)

Genus Cladocanna Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Toxorchis Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Genus Laodice Lesson, 1843 accepted as Laodicea Lesson, 1843 (invalid non-latin name)
  » Species Laodice calcarata accepted as Laodicea calcarata L. Agassiz, 1862 (lapsus calami)
  » Species Laodice chapmani Guenther, 1903 accepted as Laodicea chapmani Günther, 1903 (erroneus spelling of genus)
  » Species Laodice indica Browne, 1905 accepted as Laodicea indica Browne, 1905 (erroneous spelling of genus name)
  » Species Laodice maasii Browne, 1907 accepted as Laodicea indica Browne, 1905 (synonym)
  » Species Laodice ulothrix Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Laodicea undulata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) (synonym)
Genus Melicertella Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Melicertissa Haeckel, 1879
  » Species Melicertella panocto Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Melicertissa clavigera Haeckel, 1879 (taxon inquirendum, possible synonym)
Genus Octorhopalon von Lendenfeld, 1885 accepted as Laodicea Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
Genus Staurodiscalma Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Staurodiscus Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Genus Staurodiscema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Staurodiscus Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Genus Staurophora Brandt, 1834 accepted as Staurostoma Haeckel, 1879 (preoccupied by Staurophora Reichenbach, 1817 [Lepidoptera])
Genus Toxorchis Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Staurodiscus Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
marine
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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16068829
page(s): 350 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2021). World Hydrozoa Database. Laodiceidae Agassiz, 1862. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1610 on 2021-06-13
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description 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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16068829
page(s): 350 [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]   
 
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Diagnosis Medusa with marginal cordyli, cordyli with or without nematocysts; with or without marginal cirri; with four or eight simple radial canals; marginal tentacles hollow; gonads on radial canals, on radial canals and lobes of manubrium, or on manubrial pouches; with or without adaxial ocelli; without statocysts.
Hydroid colony stolonal, hydrotheca sessile, tubular, turning gradually into a pyramidal operculum formed by numerous converging flaps, with visible crease-line basally; hydrotheca often with transversal growth-rings, sometimes with basal constriction at origin, or exceptionally a poorly delimited pedicel; hydranth without intertentacular web, tentacles amphicoronate; gonotheca like hydrotheca but larger.  [details]