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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiobia dendrotentaculata Mayer, 1900 
AphiaID: 117766

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 editorNiobiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiobia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiobia Mayer, 1900
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiobia Mayer, 1900
Sources  original description Mayer, A. G. 1900b. Some medusae from the Tortugas, Florida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology of Harvard 37: 13-82, pls 1-44., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25309#page/53/mode/1up [details]

redescription Schuchert, P. 2009b. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera Part 5. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 116: 441-507. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128353#page/133/mode/1up
page(s): 484 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Tortugas [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
From other sources
Argentina
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArgentina [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
India
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrivandrum [details]
Italy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNaples [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Papua New Guinea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLaing Island [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew England (USA) [details]
Viet Nam
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVietnam [details]
Feedingtype  medusa: carnivore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology polyps unknown, medusa occurs shallow depths [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Medusa 4 mm wide, flatter than hemisphere; 12 marginal tentacles; each tentacle bulb is successively developed into a small medusa. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Niobia dendrotentaculata Mayer, 1900
Niobia dendrotentacula...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117766
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Niobia dendrotentaculata Mayer, 1900. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117766 on 2014-09-19
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