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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZancleidae Russell, 1953 
AphiaID: 22781

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 editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata (Suborder)
Status accepted
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Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorynipteridae (invalid name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocorynidae Picard, 1957 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocorynidae (invalid name)
Sources  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 editorHalocoryne Hadzi, 1917
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclella Boero & Hewitt, 1992

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrochordium Meyen, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemellaria Allman, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGemmaria McCrady, 1859, accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuentherella Weill, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocoryne Hincks, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocharis L. Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMnestra Krohn, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanklea Riedl, 1963 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclea Gegenbaur, 1856
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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 Hydroids colonial, polyps issued from creeping stolons, sessile or with usually unbranched pedicel; polyps monomorphic or polymorphic; gastrozooids either with oral and aboral capitate tentacles, or with reduced capitate tentacles, or without tentacles; gonozooids and dactylozooids, when present, with capitate tentacles or these reduced to variable degrees. Perisarc enveloping hydranth pedicels and stolons a simple tube and not lamellar.
Medusa umbrella bell-shaped; four perradial exumbrellar nematocyst patches, these either oval, clavate, elongate or linear, usually containing stenoteles; mouth simple, circular, without oral tentacles; gonads usually as interradial pads on manubrium, rarely in a single mass encircling manubrium; four radial canals; marginal tentacles 0, 2 or 4, hollow, when present with numerous, long, stalked nematocytes (cnidophores) containing macrobasic euryteles; without ocelli.
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Family Zancleidae
Family Zancleidae
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22781
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Zancleidae 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=22781 on 2014-08-20
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