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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagapiidae Schuchert & Bouillon, 2009 
AphiaID: 446267

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 editorFilifera (Suborder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaingiidae Bouillon, 1978
Sources  original description Schuchert, P. & Bouillon, J. 2009. Magapia, nom. nov., replacing Laingia Bouillon, 1978, and Magapiidae, nom. nov., replacing Laingiidae Bouillon, 1978 [Cnidaria, Hydrozoa].Revue suisse de Zoologie 116: 437-439, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128353#page/129/mode/1up
page(s): 437 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFabienna Schuchert, 1996
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKantiella Bouillon, 1978
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagapia Schuchert & Bouillon, 2009
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid: unknown. Medusa: umbrella lobed, divided by peronial grooves or similar structures; four radial canals; ring canal obliterated; tentacles solid, inserted above bell margin; alternating with tentacles there may be narrow exumbrellar cnidocysts bands or ciliated fields; manubrium simple, quadrangular, tubular or conical; mouth opening quadrangular to circular; gonads in four masses on the manubrium or as epidermal lining of interradial pockets of the manubrium; no sense organs; cnidome: macrobasic mastigophores or macrobasic euryteles.  [details]
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Family Magapiidae - Genus Magapia
Family Magapiidae - Ge...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:446267
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Magapiidae Schuchert & Bouillon, 2009. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=446267 on 2014-09-16
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