Halecium fastigiatum Allman, 1888,

Galea, Horia R., 2010, Notes on a small collection of thecate hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Tristan da Cunha, south Atlantic, Zootaxa 2336, pp. 1-18: 13

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.205235

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scientific name

Halecium fastigiatum Allman, 1888
status

 

Halecium fastigiatum Allman, 1888 

– fragmentary specimens, bearing male gonophores, were dredged off Nightingale Island (Allman 1888, Challenger Stn. 135c, depth 201 m). This species is incompletely known and has never been redescribed since its original description.

Halecium tenellum Hincks, 1861  Scotia  material was dredged off Gough Island (depth 183 m) and was epizoic on an alcyonarian ( Thouarella  sp.) (Ritchie 1907). This species was regarded as cosmopolitan by Cornelius (1995a).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Leptothecata

Family

Haleciidae

Genus

Halecium