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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuninidae Bigelow, 1913 
AphiaID: 16845

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 editorNarcomedusae (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcomedusae
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 editorCunina Eschscholtz, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigiweddellia Bouillon, Pag├Ęs & Gili, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolmissus

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCunissa Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCunoctantha Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCunoctona Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Narcomedusae with perradial and undivided stomach pouches; with or without peripheral canal system; with tentacles leaving umbrella opposite centre of each stomach pouch, equal in number to that of pouches; pouches not extending towards periphery not beyond the points of origin of tentacles; without secondary tentacles on umbrella margin; with or without otoporpae. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Cunina peregrina: Narcomedusae,  Cuninidae
Cunina peregrina: Narc...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:16845
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2010-12-16 13:14:56Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Cuninidae Bigelow, 1913. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=16845 on 2014-08-22
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