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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis Agassiz, 1849 
AphiaID: 117022

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvilliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvilliidae L├╝tken, 1850
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis Agassiz, 1849
Sources  original description Agassiz, L. 1849. On the Naked-eyed Medusae of the Shores of Massachusetts in their perfect state of development (Contributions to the Natural History of the Acalephae of North America Part 1. Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (n. s.) 4: 221-312, pls 1-8., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49963#page/295/mode/1up
page(s): 289 [details] [full text]

redescription Schuchert, P. (2007). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. Revue suisse de Zoologie. 114: 195-396., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128673#page/25/mode/1up
page(s): 234 [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis bachei L. Agassiz, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis dofleini Maas, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis hexacanalis Huang & Xu, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis mianzani Oliveira, Feliu & Palma, 2015

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis crucifera (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis bachei L. Agassiz, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis gibbesi McCrady, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis bachei L. Agassiz, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis heteronema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemopsis bachei L. Agassiz, 1849
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroids, solitary, small, club-shaped, with pedal disk, hydrocaulus not distinctly delimited from hydranth body, large medusa buds in basal region.
Medusa with four clusters of marginal tentacles, in each cluster a median pair of clubshaped or capitate tentacles flanked by a number of simple, filiform tentacles; with adaxial ocelli; with four perradial dichotomously branched tentacles; manubrium with four radial lobes extending outwards along the radial canals; gonads on these lobes. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117022
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-04-28 12:00:23Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-09-10 08:54:31Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2015-11-16 06:59:51Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2015). Nemopsis Agassiz, 1849. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117022 on 2016-05-29
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