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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoeromedusidae Bouillon, 1995 
AphiaID: 266973

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 editorAplanulata (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoeromedusa Bouillon, 1995 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplanulata
Sources  original description Bouillon, J., 1995. Hydromedusae of the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria). N.Z. Jl. Zool. 22 2: 223-238.
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoeromedusa Bouillon, 1995
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Medusa with apical projection, manubrium cylindrical, mouth simple, tubular; four radial canals; four conical marginal bulbs; four simple, hollow tentacles with many nematocyst clusters including a terminal ovoid cluster; gonads on manubrium as four large perradial pouches hanging freely in subumbrellar cavity; no ocelli. Hydroid: unknown. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Classification uncertain, unlear if member of Aplanulata [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Family Boeromedusidae - Genus Boeromedusa: medusa stage
Family Boeromedusidae ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266973
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Date   action   by
2008-01-10 07:31:11Z  created  Decock, Wim
2009-04-28 06:22:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-02-22 16:26:12Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Boeromedusidae Bouillon, 1995. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266973 on 2014-04-17
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