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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria Quatrefages, 1842 
AphiaID: 117090

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 editorCapitata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladonematidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladonematidae Gegenbaur, 1857
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavatella Hincks, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerpusa Schmidt, 1869 (synonym)
Sources 
redescription Schuchert, P. 2006a. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 1. Revue suisse de Zoologie 113: 325-410., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128494#page/101/mode/1up
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria acuminata Edmonson, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia acuminata (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria alternata Edmonson, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia alternata (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria anisonema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria bilateralis Edmonson, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia bilateralis (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria claparedei Hartlaub, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria claparedii Hartlaub, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria claparedii Hartlaub, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria cnidobdella Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichocnida Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria diplonema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria claparedii Hartlaub, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria gemmipara Du Plessis, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria heptanema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria heteroclada Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria heteronema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria claparedii Hartlaub, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria hexanema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria hodgsoni Browne, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia charcoti (Bedot, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria japonica Harada, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia acuminata (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria krohni Krumbach, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria oahuensis Edmonson, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia oahuensis (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria octonema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria pentanema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria prolifera (Hincks, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria tetranema Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria dichotoma de Quatrefages, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria vallentini Browne, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia vallentini (Browne, 1902)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid with an oral whorl of up to ten capitate tentacles, without aboral filiform tentacles; medusae buds carried in clusters on short blastostyles (gonostyle) or singly at base of hydranth.
Medusae adapted for crawling, unable to swim; umbrella with or without continuous ring of nematocysts along margin; with four or more simple and short radial canals; manubrium with broad base, conical, with simple circular mouth; with or without brood-chamber above base of stomach; gonads either on manubrium, or in brood-chamber from where they can also extend to the epidermis of the subumbrella; 6-14 bifurcated marginal tentacles, one upper branch with a single terminal nematocyst knob, one lower branch
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Eleutheria dichotoma , medusa, ca. 1.5 mm, Roscoff, France
Eleutheria dichotoma ,...
Eleutheria dichotoma , polyp with medusa buds, ca. 1 mm high, Roscoff, France
Eleutheria dichotoma ,...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117090
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-11 06:44:08Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Eleutheria Quatrefages, 1842. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117090 on 2014-07-22
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