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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrozoidae Stechow, 1921 
AphiaID: 266956

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 editorClathrozoidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrozoidae Stechow, 1921
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrozoinae Stechow, 1921
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrozonidae Hirohito, 1967 (spelling error)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrocerathinidae Spencer, 1891 (incorrectly formed family name as not based on an existing genus)
Sources  original description Stechow, E. 1921d. Neue Genera und Species von Hydrozoen und anderen Evertebraten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 87: 248-265.
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrozoon Spencer, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoclathrozoon Hirohito, 1967
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony arborescent through skeleton of complexly fused chitinous stolons; hydrotheca tubular, entierly or nearly entierly embedded in skeleton; hydranth cylindrical, deeply retractile into hydrotheca; nematotheca tubular, scattered on surface of skeleton; gonophore as fixed sporosacs or free eumedusoids, gonotheca developed within skeleton. [details]
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Family Clathrozoidae
Family Clathrozoidae
Clathrozoon wilsoni, Australia, outside Port Phillip Heads, 13 m deep;  photo J. Watson
Clathrozoon wilsoni, A...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266956
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Date   action   by
2008-01-09 13:56:12Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-12-03 07:17:42Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2015-07-23 07:22:57Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2015). Clathrozoidae Stechow, 1921. In: Schuchert, P. (2015) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266956 on 2015-08-30
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