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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucodoniidae Schuchert, 1996 
AphiaID: 233219

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 editorEucodoniidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera
Sources  original description Schuchert, P., 1996. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Athecate hydroids and their medusae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). New Zeal. Oceanog. Inst. Mem. 106 : 1-159. [details] [full text]

redescription Lin, M.; Xu, Z.; Huang, J.; Guo, D.; Wang, C. (2016). Taxonomic notes on Hydroidomedusae (Cnidaria) from South China Sea I: Family Eucodoniidae (Anthomedusae). Zoological Systematics. 41(1): 48-53., available online at https://doi.org/10.11865/zs.201602
page(s): 49 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucodonium Hartlaub, 1907
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Medusae without pointed apical projection, exumbrella without nematocyst tracks or clusters, with gastric peduncle; manubrium tubular; mouth quadrangular, with four inconspicuous nematocyst-clusters, with medusa budding on manubrium wall; gonads encircle manubrium without radial interruptions; four radial canals and circular canal present; 2-4 small perradial marginal bulbs and 2-4 tentacles; tentacles with a single terminal swelling; no ocelli; cnidome comprises microbasic euryteles and desmonemes. Hydroid unknown. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Likely belongs to family Rathkeidae [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Emended diagnosis in Lin et al. (2016) [details]
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Family Eucodoniidae - Genus Eucodonium
Family Eucodoniidae - ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:233219
Edit history
Date   action   by
2006-07-26 13:27:50Z  created  Boero, Ferdinando
2008-01-10 07:31:11Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2009-04-28 12:00:23Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Boero, F. (2009). Eucodoniidae Schuchert, 1996. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=233219 on 2017-10-19
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