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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonobrachiidae Mereschkowsky, 1877 
AphiaID: 411572

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 editorMonobrachiidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnomedusae
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonobrachiidae Mereschkowsky, 1877
Sources  original description Mereschkowsky, C. 1877. On a new genus of hydroids from the White Sea with a short description of other new hydroids. Annals and Magazine of natural History (4) 20: 220-229, pls 5-6, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63588#page/234/mode/1up
page(s): 226 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonobrachium Mereschkowsky, 1877
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 Hydroid colony stolonal, living on bivalve shells; hydrorhiza creeping reticulated or incrusting or both reticulated and incrusting; hydranth sessile, claviform, only a single filiform tentacle below large hypostome; sometimes dactylo- zooids in form of stalked nematocyst knobs; gonophores arising from hydrorhiza, developing into fixed or free eumedusoids without tentacles, gonads along radial canals; with or without statocysts.  [details]
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Family Monobrachiidae: Genus Monobrachium
Family Monobrachiidae:...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:411572
Edit history
Date   action   by
2009-08-12 11:48:18Z  created  db_admin
2009-11-12 12:44:27Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2009-11-12 12:55:40Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-10-21 05:50:41Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Monobrachiidae Mereschkowsky, 1877. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=411572 on 2017-08-23
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