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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829 
AphiaID: 16843

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)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae
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 editorGeryonia PĂ©ron & Lesueur, 1810
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeptarradiata Zamponi & Gezano, 1989
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiriope Lesson, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctorradiata Zamponi & Gezano, 1989

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentarradiata Zamponi & Gezano, 1989 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonopsis Forbes, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEirene Eschscholtz, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossocodon Haeckel, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiriope Lesson, 1843
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Trachymedusae with gastric peduncle; usually four radial canals, sometimes more; with centripetal canals; gonads flat cushions on radial canals; two kinds of marginal tentacles, solid and hollow; statocysts enclosed in mesogloea. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Geryonidae [details]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16843
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-01-21 07:17:59Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Geryoniidae Eschscholtz, 1829. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16843 on 2014-07-24
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