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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasidae Haeckel, 1879 
AphiaID: 22811

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 editorTrachymedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasidae Haeckel, 1879
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetachinidae Haeckel, 1879 (taxon inquirenda)
Sources  original description Haeckel E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena. 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 247 [details]

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Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorボウシクラゲ  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasus Haeckel, 1879

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipetasus Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasus Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetachnum Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasus Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasata Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasus Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetasiella Uchida, 1947 (temporary name, invalid junior homonym of Petasiella Gude & Woodward 1921 [Mollusca])
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Trachymedusae with four radial canals; no peduncle and centripetal canals; manubrium well developed; four sac-like gonads on radial canals; marginal tentacles not in clusters, solid, with a terminal club-shaped knob of nematocysts; pendant statocysts. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Status problematic as based on species inquirendae. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Petasidae, characteristics
Petasidae, characteris...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22811
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2011-03-11 07:10:22Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2016-12-29 14:51:18Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Petasidae Haeckel, 1879. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22811 on 2017-09-20
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