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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton Agassiz, 1862 
AphiaID: 156968

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 editorOceaniidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton fusiformis L. Agassiz, 1862
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOceaniidae Eschscholtz, 1829
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizodendrium Calder, 1988
Sources 
redescription Schuchert, P., 2004. Revision of the European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): families Oceanidae and Pachycordylidae. Rev. Suisse Zool. 111 2: 315-369.
page(s): 343 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton conicum Schuchert, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton ezoense Yamada, 1964
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton fusiformis L. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton nudus Broch, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton sterreri (Calder, 1988)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton nematophorum Antsulevich, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSimilomerona nematophora (Antsulevich, 1986)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton nudum Broch, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizogeton nudus Broch, 1910
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Stolonal hydroid colonies, polyps monomorphic, hydranths either sessile or with a perisarc-covered pedicel. Hydranths with scattered filiform tentacles covering at least half of hydranth body. Nematopolyps absent. Gonophores sessile sporosacs arising from stolons. [details]
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Rhizogeton nudus, Friday Harbor, WA, USA / Hydranths and sporosacs, height 1-3 mm
Rhizogeton nudus, Frid...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156968
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Date   action   by
2005-05-20 12:28:06Z  created  Claus, Simon
2006-06-12 07:16:42Z  checked  Boero, Ferdinando
2006-09-28 06:51:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2011-03-11 07:10:22Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-16 06:31:25Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Rhizogeton Agassiz, 1862. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156968 on 2014-09-22
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