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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreatidae Fewkes, 1886 
AphiaID: 16844

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 editorHalicreatidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreas Fewkes, 1882
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreatidae Fewkes, 1886
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreasidae Fewkes, 1886 (incorrect family name formation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreidae Fewkes, 1886
Sources  basis of record Kramp P.L. (1961a). Synopsis of the medusae of the world. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K. 40: 1-469., available online at http://www.mba.ac.uk/nmbl/publications/jmba_40/jmba_40.htm
page(s): 243 [details] [full text]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorテングクラゲ  [details]
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taxa (7)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotrynema Browne, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalicreas Fewkes, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliscera Vanhöffen, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalitrephes Bigelow, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeonema Maas, 1893
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVaritentacula He, 1980

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlloionema Hartlaub, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBotrynema Browne, 1908
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Trachymedusae with wide, circular manubrium; mouth circular, without distinct lips; without peduncle; without centripetal canals; usually with eight radial canals (except Varitentaculata which has four), radial canals broad; numerous marginal tentacles of different size, but all structurally alike and arranged in a single series; each marginal tentacle with flexible proximal portion and stiff distal portion; with pendant statocysts. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Correct spelling of taxon name needs further investigation [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Halicreatidae
Halicreatidae
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16844
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-02-04 06:57:20Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-12-29 09:12:01Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2017-05-05 07:38:36Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2017). Halicreatidae Fewkes, 1886. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16844 on 2017-06-23
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