Order RHIZOSTOMEAE Cuvier 1799

Based largely on Kramp (1961), Mianzan & Cornelius (1999)
Type = *

Family (8) Genus (26) Species (92) Image
Cassiopeidae L. Agassiz 1862 Cassiopea Péron & Lesueur 1810 andromeda (Forskål 1775) *  
    depressa Haeckel 1880  
    frondosa (Pallas 1774)  
    medusa Light 1914  
    mertensi Brandt 1838  
    ndrosia Agassiz & Mayer 1899  
    ornata Haeckel 1880  
    picta Vanhöffen 1888  
    vanderhorsti Stiasny 1922  
    xamachana R.P. Bigelow 1892 image
Catostylidae Gegenbaur 1857 Acromitoides Stiasny 1921 purpurus (Mayer 1910)  
    stiphropterus (Schultze 1897)  
  Acromitus Light 1914 flagellatus (Maas 1903) image
    hardenbergi Stiasny 1934  
    maculosus Light 1914 *  
    rabanchatu Annandale 1915  
    tankahkeei Light 1924  
  Catostylus L. Agassiz 1862 cruciatus (Lesson 1830)  
    mosaicus (Quoy & Gaimard 1824) * image
    ornatellus (Vanhöffen 1888)  
    ouwensi Moestafa & McConnaughey 1966  
    perezi Ranson 1945  
    tagi (Haeckel 1869) image
    townsendi Mayer 1915 image
    tripterus (Haeckel 1880)  
    turgescens (Schultze 1911)  
    viridescens (Chun 1896)  
  Crambione Maas 1903 bartschi (Mayer 1910)  
    cooki Mayer 1910  
    mastigophora Maas 1903 * image
  Crambionella Stiasny 1921 annandalei Rao 1931  
    orsini (Vanhöffen 1888) * image
    stuhlmanni (Chun 1896)  
  Leptobrachia Brandt 1838 leptopus (Chamisso & Eysenhardt 1821) *  
Cepheidae L. Agassiz 1862 Cephea Péron & Lesueur 1810 cephea (Forskål 1775) image
    coerulea Vanhöffen 1902  
    conifera Haeckel 1880  
    octostyla (Forskål 1775) *  
    sp. Mayer 1915  
    sp. Stiasny 1937  
    sp. Kramp 1958  
  Cotylorhiza L. Agassiz 1862 ambulacrata Haeckel 1880  
    erythraea Stiasny 1920  
    pacifica Mayer 1915  
    tuberculata (Macri 1778) * image
  Netrostoma L.S. Schultze 1898 coerulescens Maas 1903  
    dumokuroa (Agassiz & Mayer 1899)  
    setouchianum (Kishinouye 1902)  
    typhlodendrium L.S. Schultze 1898 *  
  Polyrhiza L. Agassiz 1862 vesiculosa (Ehrenberg 1835) *  
Lychnorhizidae Haeckel 1880 Anomalorhiza Light 1921 shawi Light 1921 *  
  Lychnorhiza Haeckel 1880 arubae Stiasny 1920  
    lucerna Haeckel 1880 * image
    malayensis Stiasny 1920  
  Pseudorhiza von Lendenfeld 1882 aurosa von Lendenfeld 1882 *  
    haeckeli Haacke 1884  
Lobonematidae Stiasny 1921 Lobonema Mayer 1910 mayeri Light 1914  
    smithi Mayer 1910 *  
  Lobonemoides Light 1914 gracilis Light 1914 *  
    robustus Stiasny 1920  
    sewelli Rao 1931  
Mastigiidae Stiasny 1921 Mastigias L. Agassiz 1862 albipunctatus Stiasny 1920  
    andersoni Stiasny 1926  
    gracilis (Vanhöffen 1888)  
    ocellatus (Modeer 1791)  
    pantherinus Haeckel 1880  
    papua (Lesson 1830) * image
    roseus (Reynaud 1830)  
    siderea Chun 1896  
    sp. Rao 1931  
  Mastigietta Stiasny 1921 palmipes (Haeckel 1880) *  
  Phyllorhiza L. Agassiz 1862 luzoni Mayer 1915  
    pacifica (Light 1921)  
    peronlesueuri Goy 1990  
    punctata von Lendenfeld 1884 * image
  Thysanostoma L. Agassiz 1862 flagellatum (Haeckel 1880)  
    loriferum (Ehrenberg 1835)  
    thysanura Haeckel 1880 * image
  Versuriga Kramp 1961 anadyomene (Maas 1903) * image
Rhizostomatidae Cuvier 1799 Eupilema Haeckel 1880 inexpectata Pages Gili & Bouillon 1992  
    scapulare Haeckel 1880 *  
  Nemopilema Kishinouye 1922 nomurai (Kishinouye 1922) *  
  Rhizostoma Cuvier 1799 luteum (Quoy & Gaimard 1827)  
    octopus (Macri 1778)  
    pulmo (Macri 1778) *  
  Rhopilema Haeckel 1880 esculentum Kishinouye 1891  
    hispidum (Vanhöffen 1888)  
    nomadica Galil, Spanier & Ferguson 1990  
    rhopalophorum Haeckel 1880 *  
    verrilli (Fewkes 1887)  
Stomolophidae Haeckel 1880 Stomolophus L. Agassiz 1862 fritillarius Haeckel 1880  
    meleagris L. Agassiz 1862 *  

 

Compiled by M.N Dawson, G. Jarms, A.C. Morandini.