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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona Norman, 1865 
AphiaID: 117053

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 editorOceaniidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubiclava cornucopiae Norman, 1864 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOceaniidae Eschscholtz, 1829
Sources  original description Norman, A. M. 1865. On Merona, an undescribed genus of British Hydrozoa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3)15: 261-262., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54289#page/275/mode/1up
page(s): 261 [details]

redescription Schuchert, P., 2004. Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Rev. Suisse Zool. 111 2: 315-369.
page(s): 339 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona cornucopiae (Norman, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona ibera Medel, García-Gómez & Bouillon, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona laxa (Fraser, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona operculata Watson, 1978

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerona nematophorum (Antsulevich, 1986) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimilomerona nematophora (Antsulevich, 1986)
Environment marine, 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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117053
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-06-12 07:16:42Z  checked  Boero, Ferdinando
2009-07-10 14:06:47Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2014-05-27 19:36:52Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Merona Norman, 1865. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117053 on 2014-07-28
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