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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrocorynidae Rees, 1957 
AphiaID: 266975

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
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrocoryne Stechow, 1908
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata
Source  basis of record UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrocoryne Stechow, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSamuraia Mangin, 1991
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid colony forming a chitinized hydrorhizal stolonal plate; hydranths columnar, with thickened, ridged mesogloeal lamella; tentacles hollow, capitate, in one or five to six close-set whorls around a conical hypostome; gonophores in clusters on proximal part of hydranth body or developing from from hydrorhiza. Gonophores free medusae or sessile sporosacs.
Medusa umbrella evenly rounded; with or without gastric peduncle; four marginal tentacles with scattered nematocyst knobs and a small capitation; tentacular bulbs clasping, with ocelli; manubrium broadly flask-shaped or tubular, quadrate or cruciform; oral part of manubrium prismatic, ending in a cruciform mouth with or without nematocyst clusters; gonads interradial, without longitudinal groove, surrounding nearly the whole manubrium.  [details]
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Family Hydrocorynidae - Genus Hydrocoryne
Family Hydrocorynidae ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:266975
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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
2012-01-26 09:23:42Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-07-12 13:15:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Hydrocorynidae Rees, 1957. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=266975 on 2014-10-20
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