Merga galleri Brinckmann, 1962



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Original scientific description:

Brinckmann, A. (1962). The life cycle of Merga galleri sp. n. (Anthomedusae, Pandeidae). Pubbl. Staz. zool. Napoli 33(1): 1-9.


Other references:

Gravili, C., Bevilacqua, S., Terlizzi, A. and Boero, F. (2015). Missing species among Mediterranean non-Siphonophoran Hydrozoa. Biodiversity and Conservation 24: 1329-1357.

Schuchert, P. (2007). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. Revue suisse de Zoologie 114: 195-396. [p. 351]

Schuchert, P. (2022). World Hydrozoa Database. Merga galleri Brinckmann, 1962. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: on 2022-08-03

van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa. In: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.). (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels 50: 112-120


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