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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntheciidae Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890 
AphiaID: 22963

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 editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntheciidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata
Sources  original description Marktanner-Turneretscher, G. 1890. Hydroiden des K. & K. Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums. - Annalen des K. K. Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums 5: 195-286., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/24640#page/299/mode/1up [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHincksella Billard, 1918
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParathuiaria Leloup, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynthecium Allman, 1872
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony erect, arising from a creeping hydrorhiza, shoots unbranched or with stem and pinnately arranged hydrocladia, hydrothecae sessile, bilaterally symmetrical, in two or more longitudinal rows on hydrocaulus and hydrocladia, alternate or opposite, partly adnate, no real diaphragm but with perforated basal floor, hydrothecal rim even, operculum and nematophores absent; gonophore as fixed sporosacs, gonothecae arising from within hydrothecal cavity or from fenestrae below hydrothecae or from hydrorhiza. [details]
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Syntheciidae, typical representative
Syntheciidae, typical ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:22963
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2009-07-13 06:00:41Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2013). Syntheciidae Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=22963 on 2017-01-18
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