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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla Brandt, 1835 
AphiaID: 117202

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 editorProboscidactylidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla flavicirrata Brandt, 1835 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactylidae Hand & Hendrickson, 1950
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDicranocanna Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDyscannota Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLar Gosse, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMisakia Uchida, 1927 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsythia Agassiz & Mayer, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWilleta Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWillia L. Agassiz, 1862 (invalid emendation of Willsia)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWillsia Forbes, 1846 (synonym)
Sources  original description Brandt, J. F. 1834-1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Fascic. I., Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata continens / auctore, Johanne Friderico Brandt. - Recueil Actes des séances publiques de l'Acadadémie impériale des Science de St. Pétersbourg 1834: 201-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 228 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla abyssicola Uchida, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla brooksi (Mayer, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla circumsabella Hand, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla flavicirrata Brandt, 1835
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla menoni Pagès, Bouillon & Gili, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla mutabilis (Browne, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla occidentalis (Fewkes, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla ornata (McCrady, 1859)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla stellata (Forbes, 1846)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla furcata (Haeckel, 1879) (taxon inquirendum, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla prolifera (Agassiz & Mayer, 1902) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla bitentaculata (Wright, 1867) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtractylis bitentaculata Wright, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla brevicirrata Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla flavicirrata Brandt, 1835
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla conica Menon, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWillsia ornata McCrady, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla ornata (McCrady, 1859)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla pacifica (Maas, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla flavicirrata Brandt, 1835
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla varians Browne, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWillsia ornata McCrady, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProboscidactyla ornata (McCrady, 1859)
Environment marine, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
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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Family Proboscidactylidae -Genus Proboscidactyla; typical medusa and polyp
Family Proboscidactyli...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117202
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-02-28 11:56:04Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-09-10 08:54:31Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Proboscidactyla Brandt, 1835. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117202 on 2014-08-20
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