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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennariidae McCrady, 1859 
AphiaID: 22787

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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Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocordylidae Stechow, 1921 (synonym)
Sources  original description McCrady, J. 1859. Gymnopthalmata of Charleston Harbor. Proceedings of the Elliott Society of Natural History 1: 103-221, pls 8-12. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/135040#page/131/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennaria Goldfuss, 1820

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucoryne Leidy, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennaria Goldfuss, 1820
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiceps Ayres, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennaria Goldfuss, 1820
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocordyle Allman, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennaria Goldfuss, 1820
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony pinnate, occasionally bushy, stem monosiphonic, giving rise alternately from opposite sides to two series of hydrocladia; hydrocaulus and hydrocladia with terminal hydranths (monopodial); hydranths on short pedicels on upper side of the hydrocladia; hydranths pear-shaped; tentacles of two types: in distal half of hydranth more or less capitate tentacles in one oral whorl and more in indistinct whorls below, on lower par of hydranth one aboral whorl of semifiliform to slightly capitate aboral tentacles; gonophores developing above aboral tentacles, eumedusoids, liberated or not. Medusa a simple eumedusoid; manubrium not extending beyond umbrella margin; gonads completely surrounding manubrium; four radial canals; four permanently rudimentary tentacles, usually reduced to mere bulbs, without ocelli.  [details]
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Family Pennariidae - Genus Pennaria
Family Pennariidae - G...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22787
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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). Pennariidae McCrady, 1859. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22787 on 2014-08-30
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