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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayidae Kölliker, 1853 
AphiaID: 135340

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 editorSiphonophorae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalycophorae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalycophorae
Sources  original description Kölliker, A. 1853. Die Schwimmpolypen oder Siphonophoren von Messina. Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann. Pp. 1-96, pls 12., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/45789#page/9/mode/1up
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 Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryoninae Chun, 1888
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon Chun, 1888
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon acaule Chun, 1888
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon ernesti Totton, 1954
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon peltifera (Haeckel, 1888)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon intermedia Daniel, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaresearsia praeclara Totton, 1954
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaresearsia Totton, 1954
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaresearsia praeclara Totton, 1954
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaresearsia sphaera Stepanjants, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaresearsia praeclara Totton, 1954
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitrophyes Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon Chun, 1888
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitrophyes peltifera Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphicaryon peltifera (Haeckel, 1888)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramidinae Bigelow, 1911
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectadamas Pugh, 1992
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectadamas diomedeae (Bigelow, 1911)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectadamas richardi Pugh, 1992
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis Bigelow, 1911
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis thetis Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis diomedeae Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectadamas diomedeae (Bigelow, 1911)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis spinosa Sears, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchisoma Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis Bigelow, 1911
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchisoma natans Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayinae Chun, 1897
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraseoa Pugh & Harbison, 1987
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraseoa lathetica Pugh & Harbison, 1987
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes Haeckel, 1888
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes annectens Haeckel, 1888
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes haematogaster Pugh, 1992
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes villafrancae (Carré, 1969)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes imbricata Haeckel, 1888 (nomen nudum, This species, introduced by Haeckel as Desmalia imbricata, disintegrated before he could describe it, though he says the bracts resemble those of Praya galea, now a junior synonym of Rosacea cymbiformis (Mapstone 2005).)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnopraia Haddock, Dunn & Pugh, 2005
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnopraia lapislazula Haddock, Dunn & Pugh, 2005
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis Chun, 1885
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis fluoracantha Haddock, Dunn & Pugh, 2005
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis medusa (Metschnikoff, 1870)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis rosea Chun, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis medusa (Metschnikoff, 1870)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMistoprayina Pugh & Harbison, 1987
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMistoprayina fragosa Pugh & Harbison, 1987
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya dubia (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya reticulata (Bigelow, 1911)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya californica Gravier, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya diphyes Lesson, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya maxima Gegenbaur, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Medusa Metschnikoff, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis medusa (Metschnikoff, 1870)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayola Carré, C., 1969
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayola tottoni Carré, 1969
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayola urinatrix Pugh & Harbison, 1987
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea arabiana Pugh, 2002
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea flaccida Biggs, Pugh & Carré, 1978
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea limbata Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea repanda Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea bigelowi (Margulis, 1994) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea medusa (Metschnikoff, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLilyopsis medusa (Metschnikoff, 1870)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Quoy & Gaimard, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea villafrancae Carré, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes villafrancae (Carré, 1969)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanophyes Chun, 1888
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanophyes superba Chun, 1888
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudoxella Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudoxella didymna Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectocarmen Alvariño, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectocarmen antonioi Alvariño, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya dubia (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectodroma Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectodroma reticulata Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya reticulata (Bigelow, 1911)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraia Blainville, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraia dubia Blainville, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya dubia (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayoides Leloup, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya Quoy & Gaimard in de Blainville, 1834
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayoides intermedia Leloup, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraya dubia (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea Margulis, 1994 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea arabiana (Pugh, 2002) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea arabiana Pugh, 2002
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea bigelowi Margulis, 1994 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea cymbiformis (Delle Chiaje, 1830)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea flaccida (Biggs, Pugh & Carré, 1978) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea flaccida Biggs, Pugh & Carré, 1978
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea limbata (Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea limbata Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea plicata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea plicata Bigelow, 1911
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeorosacea repanda (Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea repanda Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Calycophorae with relatively large and usually rounded nectophores, containing large quantities of mesogloea; the larval nectophore sometimes retained during polygastric stage or may be replaced by one to four definitive nectophores, whose somatocysts are often complexly branched; the eudoxid bracts are rounded and unridged. [details]
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Family Prayidae
Family Prayidae
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135340
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2014-01-03 19:17:38Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2015). Prayidae Kölliker, 1853. In: Schuchert, P. (2015) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135340 on 2015-08-04
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