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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalonematidae Russell, 1953 
AphiaID: 16842

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 editorTrachylinae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalonematidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae
Sources  original description Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35.
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAglantha Haeckel, 1879
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAglaura Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphogona Browne, 1905a
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctapodema Dall, 1907
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthocodon Larson & Harbison, 1990
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobonema Vanhöffen, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossota Vanhöffen, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPantachogon Maas, 1893
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersa McCrady, 1859
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRansonia Kramp, 1947
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalonema Gegenbaur, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSminthea Gegenbaur, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrorchis Bigelow, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVampyrocrossota Thuesen, 1993
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVoragonema Naumov, 1971

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStauraglaura Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsonema Maas, 1906b accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctapodema Dall, 1907
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachynema Gegenbaur, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalonema Gegenbaur, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachyneme Whiteaves, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachynema Gegenbaur, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopalonema Gegenbaur, 1857
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Trachymedusae with a small manubrium; with or without peduncle; no centripetal canals; usually eight radial canals, rarely more, radial canals narrow; mouth with distinct lips; marginal tentacles evenly distributed, sometimes two types of tentacles, tentacle of uniform structure or with proximal portion differing from distal one; gonads either on radial canals, or forming a continuous ring around base of manubrium and extending outwards along radial canals; statocysts with endodermal core either free and pendant, or rarely enclosed by an exumbrellar outgrowth.  [details]
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Rhopalonematidae, characterstics
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16842
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-03-11 07:10:22Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Rhopalonematidae Russell, 1953. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16842 on 2014-11-27
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