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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia Browne, 1902 
AphiaID: 267939

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 editorVallentinia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia falklandica Browne, 1902 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae Haeckel, 1879
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia Browne, 1902
Sources  original description Browne, E. T. 1902. A preliminary report on Hydromedusae from the Falkland Islands. - Annals and Magazine of natural History (7) 9: 272-284., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63677#page/294/mode/1up
page(s): 283 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia adherens Hyman, 1947
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia falklandica Browne, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVallentinia gabriellae Vannucci Mendes, 1948
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis 
Olindiidae medusa with 4 radial canals, no centripetal canals; 4 to 8 hollow tentacles with terminal adhesive pads, and numerous tentacleswithout adhesive pads but with numerous rings of nematocysts; gonads on radial canals; 16 or more statocysts.
Hydroid solitary, small, conical, with one apical ring of tentacles, asexual reproduction by frustules.
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267939
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Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-03-15 09:50:01Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-09-30 12:37:02Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Vallentinia Browne, 1902. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267939 on 2016-12-07
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