Hydrozoa taxon details

Cuninidae Bigelow, 1913

16845  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16845)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bigelow H.B. (1913). Medusae and Siphonophora collected by the U.S. steamer "Albatross" in the Northwestern Pacific. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 44(1946): 1-119, pls. 1-6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15705994
page(s): 56 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2021). World Hydrozoa Database. Cuninidae Bigelow, 1913. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16845 on 2021-07-29
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-12-16 13:14:56Z
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2016-11-17 07:11:53Z
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2016-11-18 07:24:25Z
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original description Bigelow H.B. (1913). Medusae and Siphonophora collected by the U.S. steamer "Albatross" in the Northwestern Pacific. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 44(1946): 1-119, pls. 1-6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15705994
page(s): 56 [details]   

original description  (of Solmissidae Haeckel, 1879) 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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32605578
page(s): 349 [details]   

original description  (of Aeginodoridae Haeckel, 1879) 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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32605578
page(s): 344 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Fewkes, J. W. (1883). On a few medusae from the Bermudas. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 11: 79-90 [details]   
 
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Diagnosis Narcomedusae with perradial and undivided stomach pouches; with or without peripheral canal system; with tentacles leaving umbrella opposite centre of each stomach pouch, equal in number to that of pouches; pouches not extending towards periphery not beyond the points of origin of tentacles; without secondary tentacles on umbrella margin; with or without otoporpae. [details]