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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricyclusidae Kramp, 1949 
AphiaID: 235733

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 editorCapitata (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata
Sources  basis of record Petersen (1990) [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricyclusa Stechow, 1919
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricyclusa singularis (Schulze, 1876)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTiarella Schulze, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricyclusa Stechow, 1919
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTiarella singularis Schulze, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTricyclusa singularis (Schulze, 1876)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDiagnosis Solitary, usually benthic hydroids, having a conical to pear-shaped hydranth and tapering pedicel ending in a small attachment disc. Pedicel covered in a loose, filmy or gelatinous perisarc. Tentacles in three whorls, one oral whorl, one in middle of hydranth body, and one near base of body. Oral tentacles capitate, other tentacles also capitate but bearing additional nematocyst clusters. Vegetative budding of hydranths below proximal tentacles. Gonophores develop above proximal set of tentacles and remain fixed. Male gonophores medusoid, with radial canals and circular canal. Female ones without canal system. Cnidome: Stenoteles, desmonemes, and heteronemes. [details]
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Family Tricyclusidae - Genus Tricyclusa
Family Tricyclusidae -...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:235733
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Date   action   by
2006-12-14 09:10:20Z  created  Gravili, Cinzia
2008-01-10 07:31:11Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Tricyclusidae Kramp, 1949. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=235733 on 2014-07-28
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