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Table 2 Taxonomic list of hydroids collected from north and south Taiwan

From: Hydroids (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) from marine environments in Taiwan

Scientific classification Present study Recorded in Liu ([2008])
Hydrozoa   
 Order Anthoathecata Cornelius, 1992   
  Bougainvilliidae Lütken, 1850   
   Bimeria sp. NWB -
  Eudendriidae L. Agassiz, 1862   
   Eudendrium sp. 1 DRE -
   Eudendrium sp. 2 DRE -
   Eudendrium sp. 3 NWB -
  Pennariidae McCrady, 1859   
   Pennaria disticha Goldfuss, 1820 NWB ECS, SCS, CTR-STR, MEDIT
 Order Leptothecata Cornelius, 1992   
  Aglaopheniidae Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890   
   Aglaophenia cupressina Lamouroux, 1816 NWB XSHA, NSHA, SAFRI, EAFRI, INMA, AU
   Aglaophenia latecarinata Allman, 1877a DRE -
   Macrorhynchia philippina Kirchenpauer, 1872 DRE SCS, CTR-STR
   Monoserius pennarius (Linnaeus, 1758) NETS ECS, SCS, IWPAC
  Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836   
   Campanulariidae indet. DRE -
   Obelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758) DRE YS, ECS, SCS, COSMOP
  Halopterididae Millard, 1962   
   Halopteris sp. NWB -
  Hebellidae Fraser, 1912   
   Hebella sp. DRE -
  Kirchenpaueriidae Stechow, 1921   
   Kirchenpaueria sp. DRE -
  Lafoeidae Hincks, 1868   
   Zygophylax sp. DRE -
  Plumulariidae Agassiz, 1862   
   Nemertesia sp. DRE -
   Plumularia habereri Stechow, 1909 DRE, NWB (ROV) SCS, ID, JP, CARIB
   Plumularia floridana Nutting, 1900a NWB -
  Sertulariidae Lamouroux, 1812   
   Diphasia digitalis (Busk, 1852) DRE SCS, CTR-STR
   Diphasia palmata Nutting, 1905a DRE -
   Dynamena brevis (Fraser, 1935)a DRE -
   Dynamena crisioides Lamouroux, 1824 NWB ECS, SCS, CTR-STR
   Dynamena disticha (Bosc, 1802) DRE ECS, SCS, ID, JP, BM, BR (Synonym, Dynamena cornicina McCrady, 1859)
   Dynamena nanshaensis Tang, [1991] NWB (ROV) NSHA
   Dynamena obliqua Lamouroux, 1816a DRE --
   Dynamena quadridentata (Ellis and Solander, 1786) DRE ZJ, FJN, HK, TKG, CTR-STR
   Idiellana pristis (Lamouroux, 1816) DRE ECS, SCS, CTR-STR
   Salacia sp. NWB -
   Sertularella diaphana (Allman, 1885) DRE ECS, CTR-STR
   Sertularella sp. NWB -
   Sertularia loculosa Busk, 1852 DRE SCS, WAFRI, SAFRI, LK, ID, JP (Synonym, Sertularia ligulata Thornely, 1904)
   Sertularia sp. DRE --
  Syntheciidae Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890   
   Synthecium elegans Allman, 1872a DRE --
  1. aFirst record of the species in waters adjacent Mainland China. DRE, Danshuei River estuary; NETS, northeastern Taiwan Strait; NWB, Nan-Wan Bay. Distributions of certain species as recorded in Liu ([2008]). AU, Australia; BM, Bermuda; BR, Brazil; CARIB, Caribbean; COSMOP, Cosmopolitan; CTR-STR, Circumtropical-Subtropical; EAFRI, East Africa; ECS, East China Sea; FJN, Fujian; HK, Hong Kong; ID, Indonesia; INMA, Indo-Malaysia; IWPAC, Indo-West Pacific; JP, Japan; LK, Sri Lanka; MEDIT, Mediterranean; NSHA, Nansha Islands; SAFRI, South Africa; SCS, South China Sea; TKG, Tonkin Gulf; WAFRI, West Africa; XSHA, Xisha Islands; YS, Yellow Sea; ZJ, Zhejiang.