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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertesia alternata (Fraser, 1938) 
AphiaID: 285169

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 editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumularioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumulariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertesia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertesia alternata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemertesia Lamouroux, 1812
Sources  original description Fraser, C. M. 1938a. Hydroids of the 1934 Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 4: 1-105., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/26529#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 58 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Looks more like Plumularia as hydrocacladia in two lateral series. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, no medusae [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:285169
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-04-15 11:46:04Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Nemertesia alternata (Fraser, 1938). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=285169 on 2014-12-23
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