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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtiaridae Haeckel, 1879 
AphiaID: 22962

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 editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtiaridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera
Source  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 editorHalitiara Fewkes, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalitiarella Bouillon, 1980
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatitiara Xu & Hang, 1990
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatiara Kramp & Damas, 1925

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtiara Haeckel, 1879 (nomen dubium)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroids stolonal, arising from creeping stolons; hydranths on short hydrocaulus; hydrorhiza and hydrocaulus covered by perisarc, which forms a cup at hydranth base; hydranth with one whorl of filiform tentacles, large nematocysts alternating with tentacles; gonophores unknown. Medusa with four developed marginal tentacles arising from large, hollow tentacular bulbs; four simple radial canals and a circular canal, mouth with four simple lips; gonads interradial, with smooth surface; with or without mesenteries; without rudimentary bulbs; margin with or without cirri-like tentacles; exceptionally with ocelli.  [details]
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Family Protiaridae: typical medusa and polyp
Family Protiaridae: ty...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22962
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-04-28 12:00:23Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Protiaridae Haeckel, 1879. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22962 on 2014-12-18
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