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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemiidae Huxley, 1859 
AphiaID: 135345

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 editorPhysonectae (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysonectae
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemiadae Huxley, 1859 (incorrect name formation)
Sources  original description Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40313#page/7/mode/1up
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia Eschscholtz, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia contorta (Margulis, 1976)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia lanosa Siebert, Pugh, Haddock & Dunn, 2013
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia rubriversa Siebert, Pugh, Haddock & Dunn, 2013
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia uvaria (Lesueur, 1815)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia vitiazi (Stepanjants, 1967)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia edwardsii Lesson, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForskalia contorta (Milne-Edwards, 1841)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRamosia Stepanjants, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia Eschscholtz, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRamosia vitiazi Stepanjants, 1967 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia vitiazi (Stepanjants, 1967)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia Margulis, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia Eschscholtz, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia contorta Margulis, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia contorta (Margulis, 1976)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia vitiazi (Stepanjants, 1967) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia vitiazi (Stepanjants, 1967)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Physonectae with one or more nectosomal palpons between each pair of nectophores. Nectophore without ridges, deeply hollowed axially, forming a pair of large axial wings, nectosac large, lateral radial canals follow an S-shape course of varying complexity. Gastrozooid tentacles simple and without tentilla. Colonies dioecious. [details]

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The original family group name introduced by Huxley was Apolemiadae Huxley, 1859, which appears to be an incorrect formation of the family group name. [details]
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Family Apolemiidae: typical form
Family Apolemiidae: ty...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135345
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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
  
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  Citation: Mapstone, G. (2014). Apolemiidae Huxley, 1859. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135345 on 2014-09-22
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