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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia Hartlaub, 1917 
AphiaID: 117091

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
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutheria vallentini Browne, 1902 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladonematidae Gegenbaur, 1857
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidonema Gilchrist, 1919 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWandelia Bedot, 1908 (synonym)
Sources  original description Hartlaub, C., 1917. XII. Craspedote Medusen. I. Teil. 4. Lief.: Familie V. Williadae. Nord. Plankton 19 : 365-479. [details]

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
page(s): 386 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia acuminata (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia alternata (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia bilateralis (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia charcoti (Bedot, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia haswelli (Briggs, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia oahuensis (Edmonson, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia portmanni Brinckmann, 1964
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia schizogena Bouillon, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia ulvae Bouillon, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia vallentini (Browne, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia wellingtoni Schuchert, 1996

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia capensis (Gilchrist, 1918) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia vallentini (Browne, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia hodgsoni (Browne, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia charcoti (Bedot, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia kerguelensis (Gilchrist, 1918) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStaurocladia charcoti (Bedot, 1908)
Environment marine, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid stolonal or sessile, hydranths with an oral whorl of capitate tentacles, with or without aboral filiform tentacles; medusa buds borne singly on hydranth body immediately above filiform tentacles or in similar position when these are absent.
Medusa adapted to a crawling and walking mode of life, exceptionally still able to swim; without brood-chamber above manubrium; with or without continuous or interrupted nematocyst ring along margin; gonads around manubrium or developed on manubrial protrusions; with six to eleven radial canals, some bifurcating shortly distal to manubrium; mouth circular with or without nematocyst knobs; with up to 60 marginal tentacles, dichotomous, upper branch with several nematocyst clusters, lower with adhesive organ; often asexual reproduction by medusa budding or by fission; with abaxial ocelli at tentacle base.
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ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Staurocladia vallentini; Magellan Region, size 3 mm
Staurocladia vallentin...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117091
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2010-02-09 12:28:23Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2014-02-01 15:46:41Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Staurocladia Hartlaub, 1917. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117091 on 2014-10-01
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