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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonophorae 
AphiaID: 1371

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)
Authority Eschscholtz, 1829
Status accepted
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonophora
Sources  original description Eschscholtz, F. 1829. System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40493#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 121 [details]

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Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuiskwallen  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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 Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalycophorae
Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystonectae
Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysonectae

Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyconectae accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalycophorae
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The original spelling of Eschscholtz was Siphonophorae [in table of contents Syphonophorae]. Subsequent use was mostly as Siphonophora. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Chelophyes appendiculata: Siphonophorae, Diphyidae
Chelophyes appendicula...
A cystonect siphonophore
A cystonect siphonophore
A physonect siphonophore
A physonect siphonophore
Another cystonect siphonophore
Another cystonect siph...
A prayid siphonophore
A prayid siphonophore
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1371
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-05-15 08:50:37Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-08-30 08:32:59Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
  
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  Citation: Mapstone, G.; Schuchert, P. (2014). Siphonophorae. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1371 on 2014-12-29
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