The freshwater medusae of the world – a taxonomic and systematic literature study with some remarks on other inland water jellyfish

@article{Jankowski2001TheFM,
  title={The freshwater medusae of the world – a taxonomic and systematic literature study with some remarks on other inland water jellyfish},
  author={Thomas Jankowski},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={462},
  pages={91-113}
}
Several medusa species have been described from inland waters in Australia, Eurasia, Africa and America. The chief objective of this study is to summarize all species described from freshwater and from saline lakes, because the knowledge about this group is sparse and scattered in the literature. I summarize all accessible literature to deduct how many species of freshwater medusae exist and to show their distribution, relation and their phylogenetic origin.All medusae described from freshwater… CONTINUE READING
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