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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLafoeidae Hincks, 1868 
AphiaID: 1609

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLafoeidae (Family)
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 editorAbietinella Levinsen, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcryptolaria Norman, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBillardia Totton, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptolarella Stechow, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptolaria Busk, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilellum Hincks, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammaria Stimpson, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLafoea Lamouroux, 1821
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygophylax Quelch, 1885

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalicella Hincks, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLafoea Lamouroux, 1821
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucryptolaria accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptolaria Busk, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuperisiphonia Fraser, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptolaria Busk, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFillelum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilellum Hincks, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGammaria Stimpson, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammaria Stimpson, 1853
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHebellopsis Hadzi, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHebella Allman, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLictorella Allman, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygophylax Quelch, 1885
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReticularia Thomson, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilellum Hincks, 1869
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony stolonal or erect, arising from creeping hydrorhiza; hydrotheca tubular to campanulate, radially or bilaterally symmetrical, often adnate for some distance basally, seldom pedicellate, margin entire, operculum usually absent, with or without diaphragm, without annular perisarcal thickening; hydranth with or without abcauline diverticulum; nematophores present or absent; cnidome: microbasic mastigophores; gonophores fixed sporosacs; gonothecae aggregated into coppinia or scapus, exceptionally solitary.  [details]
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Family Lafoeidae, two hydrothecae and characteristic aggregates of gonothecae (coppinia)
Family Lafoeidae, two ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1609
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2010-12-16 13:14:56Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Lafoeidae 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=1609 on 2014-11-26
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