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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrohydrulidae Bouillon & Deroux, 1967 
AphiaID: 22809

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 editorLimnomedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrohydrulidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnomedusae
Source  original description Bouillon, J. & G. Deroux, 1967. Remarques sur les Cnidaires du type de Microhydrula pontica Valkanov, 1965, trouvés à Roscoff. Cah. Biol. mar. 8 3: 253-272.
page(s): 269 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrohydrula Valkanov, 1965
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaptapagis Bouillon & Deroux, 1967
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Microscopic hydroids living in biofilms, resembling polyp stage of some Olindiidae, reduced to a spherical or irregular body; without tentacles and mouth, body covered by mucus, with a basal lamella of periderm; sexual reproduction unknown, asexual reproduction by mobile frustules. [details]
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Family Microhydrulidae: longitudinal section through polyp (microscopic)
Family Microhydrulidae...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22809
Edit history
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-03-11 07:10:22Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-11-17 07:11:53Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Microhydrulidae Bouillon & Deroux, 1967. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22809 on 2017-09-23
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