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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes Huxley, 1859 
AphiaID: 135381

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 editorSphaeronectidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectidae Huxley, 1859
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConophyes Leloup, 1934 (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonophyes Claus, 1873 (synonym)
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
page(s): 50 [details] [full text]

redescription Pugh, P. R. 2009. A review of the family Sphaeronectidae (class Hydrozoa, order Siphonophora), with the description of three new species. Zootaxa 2147: 1-48., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/1/zt02147p048.pdf [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes brevitruncata (Chun, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes christiansonae Pugh, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes fragilis Carré, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes gamulini Carré, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes haddocki Pugh, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes irregularis (Claus, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes pagesi Lindsay, Grossmann & Minemizu, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes pughi Grossmann, Lindsay & Fuentes, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes tiburonae Pugh, 2009

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes bougisi Carré, 1968 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes gigantea Fewkes, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes gracilis (Claus, 1873) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes japonica (Stepanjants, 1967) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia japonica (Stepanjants, 1967) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes brevitruncata (Chun, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes köllikeri Huxley, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeronectes koellikeri Huxley, 1859
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135381
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-19 19:27:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Sphaeronectes 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=135381 on 2014-09-23
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