Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810

Schuchert, Peter, 2016, The polyps of Oceania armata identified by DNA barcoding (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa), Zootaxa 4175 (6), pp. 539-555: 550

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Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810


Genus Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810 

In opinion 2166, the ICZN (2007) ruled that Oceania armata  is a valid name, that it is the type species of the genus Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810  , and that the correct spelling of the family name is Oceaniidae  . Tiarella Trinci, 1906  is a synonym of Oceania  and preoccupied by Tiarella Swainson  [Mollusca]. 

The genus comprises likely only one species ( Schuchert 2016).