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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaleciidae Hincks, 1868 
AphiaID: 1608

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 editorLeptothecata (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata
Source  basis of record Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalecium Oken, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemalecium Bouillon, 1986

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitheca Hilgendorf, 1898 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaaba Stechow, 1923 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaleum Billard, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalecium Oken, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampalecium Torrey, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitrocomium Haeckel, 1879
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplocyathus Allman, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeorginella Hadzi, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydranthea Hincks, 1868
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaleciella Hadži, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMitrocomium Haeckel, 1879
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrella Goette, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodissa Stechow, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhylactotheca Stechow, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSacculina Bale, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaaba Stechow, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagamihydra Hirohito, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalecium Oken, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScoresbia Watson, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendron Hincks, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoa Lamouroux, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalecium Oken, 1815
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony usually erect and branching, rarely stolonal, arising from a creeping hydrorhiza; hydrotheca sessile or pedicellate (on socalled hydrophore), shallow; hydranth much larger than hydrotheca, often robust, with or without intertentacular web, hydrothecal rim usually even, hydrotheca lacking operculum; renovation common; bottom of hydrotheca formed by concentric diaphragm, above diaphragm a ring of small knobs; endoderm of hydranths differentiated into proximal digestive part and distal non digestive pert, nematophores, nematothecae and nematodactyls present or absent; gonophores fixed or rarely free sporosacs; gonothecae solitary or grouped into a glomulus, infrequently with naked gonophores. [details]
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Family Haleciidae, colony form, typical, short hydrothecae and polyp
Family Haleciidae, col...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1608
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-01-28 07:13:02Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Haleciidae Hincks, 1868. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1608 on 2014-10-01
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