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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTiarannidae Russell, 1940 
AphiaID: 22767

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 editorLeptothecata (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata
Sources  original description Russell, F.S., 1940. On the nematocysts of hydromedusae. III. J. mar. biol. Ass. U.K. 24 : 515-523.
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Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargalefia Pag├Ęs, Bouillon & Gili, 1991
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModeeria Forbes, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegolaria Stechow, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegopoma

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModeria accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModeeria Forbes, 1848
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTiaranna Hartlaub, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModeeria Forbes, 1848
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony stolonal or erect; hydrotheca pedicellate or sessile, deep, asymmetric-tubular; operculum formed by two pleated membranes which meet one another like a gabled roof; gonothecae usually resembling hydrothecae, but larger; gonophores as free medusae or fixed sporosacs. Medusa without apical projection, no gastric peduncle; with large, cruciform stomach with perradial basal lobes; mouth with four simple or crenulated lips; four simple radial canals; gonads folded on adradial walls of manubrium and or on perradial manubrial pouches; marginal tentacles numerous, hollow; hollow cordyli-like structures bearing nematocysts; no ocelli. [details]
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Family Tiarannidae: typical medusa and hydrotheca of polyp
Family Tiarannidae: ty...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22767
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-03-11 07:10:22Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2013). Tiarannidae Russell, 1940. In: Schuchert, P. (2013) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22767 on 2014-04-16
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