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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargelopsidae Uchida, 1927 
AphiaID: 16357

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 editorAplanulata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargelopsidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplanulata
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelagohydridae Dendy, 1902. (not in use)
Sources  original description Uchida, T. 1927b. Studies on Japanese hydromedusae. I. Anthomedusae. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo, Section IV, Zoology 1: 145-241, plates 10-11. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClimacocodon Uchida, 1924
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargelopsis Hartlaub, 1897
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelagohydra Dendy, 1902
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Capitata with solitary, pelagic hydroids; hydrocaulus absent or reduced to a small process; hydranth vasiform, tentacles filiform to moniliform, arranged into two separate sets, oral tentacles in one or several whorls; aboral tentacles either in two to three alternating whorls or numerous and scattered over most of body; medusa buds among the tentacles or over the aboral tentacles. Medusa manubrium with simple mouth; gonads surrounding manubrium entirely; four radial canals; tentacles solid, generally moniliform, two or more tentacles per marginal bulb, in some genera tentacles also issuing at different levels on exumbrella; without ocelli.  [details]
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Family Margelopsidae - Genus Margelopsis
Family Margelopsidae -...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16357
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-02-22 16:26:12Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Margelopsidae Uchida, 1927. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16357 on 2014-12-25
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