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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubaia Mayer, 1894 
AphiaID: 267354

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 editorTrachylinae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnomedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubaia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubaia aphrodite Mayer, 1894 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae Haeckel, 1879
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubaia Mayer, 1894
Sources  original description Mayer A.G. (1894). An account of some medusae obtained in the Bahamas. In: Cruise of the Steam Yacht "Wild-Duck" in the Bahamas, January to April 1893, in charge of Alexander Agassiz. Bulletin of the Museum of comparative Zo├Âlogy of Harvard College. 25(11): 235-242., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/24909
page(s): 237 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubaia aphrodite Mayer, 1894
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 Olindiidae medusa with 4 simple radial canals; no centripetal canals; 2 series of tentacles: one (20) issuing from exumbrella above bell margin, with terminal adhesive disks and about 8 cnidocyst rings, other series (50-60) without adhesive disks, with 25-30 nematocyst rings arising from bell margin; gonads on radial canals; numerous statocysts. Hydroid unknown. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267354
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-12-16 13:14:56Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-07-18 07:12:44Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Cubaia Mayer, 1894. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267354 on 2016-12-04
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