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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeissieridae Bouillon, 1978 
AphiaID: 266968

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeissieridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata
Sources  original description Bouillon, J. 1978c. Hydromeduses de la mer de Bismarck (Papouasie, Nouvelle-Guinée). Partie 1: Anthomedusae Capitata (Hydrozoa - Cnidaria). Cahiers de Biologie Marine 19: 249-297. [details]

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorトゲスズフリクラゲ  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosolanderia Bouillon & Gravier-Bonnet, 1988
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTeissiera Bouillon, 1974
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Colony forming a basal plate or upright, branching hydrorhiza consisting of basal or central periderm provided with spines that penetrate overlying coenosarc, with or without peridermal ridges, overlaid by gastrodermal tubes enclosed in common epidermis and covered externally by thin, filmy periderm; hydranths polymorphic; broad, sausage-shaped, with numerous scattered capitate tentacles, with or without a clear whorl of oral tentacles; with or without simple dactylozooids with scattered capitate tentacles; medusae bud carried singly among tentacles on proximal part of gastrozooids; cnidome with macrobasic heteronemes.
Medusa with or without apical projection; four radial canals; four perradial exumbrellar nematocyst patches on base of radial canals, containing stenoteles, each pouch with an apical ocellus; two opposite perradial tentacles with large bulbs without ocelli, abaxial cnidophores on tentacles, non tentaculate perradial bulbs small or absent;gonads on interradial of simple manubrium; one ocellus in the most apical part of the exumbrellar pouches. [details]
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Family Teissieridae
Family Teissieridae
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266968
Edit history
Date   action   by
2008-01-09 13:56:12Z  created  Decock, Wim
2008-01-10 07:31:11Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2009-04-29 06:52:24Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2009-11-09 15:15:58Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2009). Teissieridae Bouillon, 1978. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266968 on 2017-09-23
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