Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia Van Beneden, 1841 
AphiaID: 117117

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractiniidae
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Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia lactea Van Beneden, 1841
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractiniidae L. Aggasiz, 1862
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractiniidae L. Aggasiz, 1862
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCionistes Wright, 1861 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinochorium Hassal, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuhydractinia Broch, 1910
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalorhiza Stechow, 1962
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrodendrium Nutting, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydronema Stechow, 1921c (name preoccupied by Hydronema Martynow, 1914 (Trichoplera))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuttingia Stechow, 1909 (invalid replacement name for Hydrodendrium Nutting, 1905)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocorella Stechow, 1921
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynhydra Quatrefages, 1843
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia aculeata (Wagner, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia aggregata Fraser, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia altispina Millard, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia anechinata (Ritchie, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia angusta Hartlaub, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia apicata (Kramp, 1959)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia arctica (Jäderholm, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia arge (Clarke, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia armata Fraser, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia bayeri Hirohito, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia betkensis (Watson, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia brachyurae (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia californica Torrey, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia canalifera Millard, 1957
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carica Bergh, 1887
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carolinae Fraser, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia cryptogonia Hirohito, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia cytaeiformis Vervoort, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia denhami (Thornely, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia diogenes Millard, 1959
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia disjuncta Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia dongshanensis Xu & Huang, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia epidocleensis Leloup, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia epispongia Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia gorgonoides (Nutting, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia granulata Hirohito, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia guangxiensis Huang, Li & Zhang, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia hancocki Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia inabai (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia ingolfi Kramp, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia kaffraria Millard, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia laevispina Fraser, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia longispina Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia mar (Gasco & Calder, 1993)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia marsupialia Millard, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia meteoris (Thiel, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia michaelseni Broch, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia minoi (Alcock, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia moniliformis Huang, Zhong & Zhang, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia monocarpa Allman, 1876
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia monoon (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia multispina Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia multitentaculata (Millard, 1975)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia munita (Calder, 2010)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia nagaoensis Bouillon, Medel & Peña Cantero, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia novaezelandiae Schuchert, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia ocalana (Brooks, 1964) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia ocellata (Agassiz & Mayer, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia otagoensis (Schuchert, 1996)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia pacifica Hartlaub, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia parvispina Hartlaub, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia paucispinata Vervoort, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia phialiformis (Antsulevich, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia piscicola (Komai, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia polycarpa Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia polyclina L. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia polytentaculata Xu & Huang, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia proboscidea (Hincks, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia prolifica Fraser, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia quadrigemina Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia recurvatus Lin, Xu, Huang & Wang, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia rugosa Fraser, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia sarsii (Steenstrup, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia spinipapillaris (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia spiralis Goto, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia symbiolongicarpus Buss & Yund, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia symbiopollicaris Buss & Yund, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia thatcheri Chapman, 1931 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia uniformis Stampar, Tronolone & Morandini, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia vacuolata Xu & Huang, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia valens Fraser, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia vallini Jäderholm, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia verdi Ritchie, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia yerii (Iwasa, 1934)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia alderi (Hodge, 1863) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia dubia (Mayer, 1900) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia humilis Bonnevie, 1898 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia incerta Van Beneden, 1867 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia reticulata (Wright, 1861) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia siphonis (Stechow, 1921) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia solitaria Van Beneden, 1867 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia tenuissima Van Beneden, 1867 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia reticulata (Fraser, 1938) (temporary name, secondary homonym of Hydractina reticulata Wright, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia spiralis Lin, Xu, Huang & Wang, 2010 (temporary name, Invalid name as homonym of Hydractinia spiralis Goto, 1910)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia allmanii Bonnevie, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia allmanii (Bonnevie, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna americana (Mayer, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia antonii Miglietta, 2006 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia antonii (Miglietta, 2006)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia areolata Alder, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna areolata (Alder, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia australis (Schuchert, 1996) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna australis Schuchert, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia bella (Hand, 1961) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna bella Hand, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia borealis (Mayer, 1900) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna borealis (Mayer, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia calderi Bouillon, Medel & Peña Cantero, 1997 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia proboscidea (Hincks, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carcinicola (Hiro, 1939) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBouillonactinia carcinicola (Hiro, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carnea (M. Sars, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna carnea M. Sars, 1846
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carnea var. mediterranea Neppi, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia exigua (Haeckel, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna exigua (Haeckel, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia clavata Jäderholm, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerarella clavata (Jäderholm, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia claviformis (Bouillon, 1965) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia proboscidea (Hincks, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia conchicola (Yamada, 1947) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia conchicola (Yamada, 1947)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia dendritica Hickson & Gravely, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia angusta Hartlaub, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia epiconcha Stechow, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia epiconcha (Stechow, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia exigua (Haeckel, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna exigua (Haeckel, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia fallax Broch, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerarella fallax (Broch, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia fucicola (Sars, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylactaria fucicola (M. Sars, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia fuciola accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia fucicola (Sars, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylactaria fucicola (M. Sars, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia grisea Leuckart, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia hayamaensis (Hirohito, 1988) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna hayamaensis Hirohito, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia hooperi (Sigerfoos, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBouillonactinia hooperi (Sigerfoos, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia humilis (Hartlaub, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna humilis Hartlaub, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia inermis (Allman, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylactaria inermis (Allman, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia lactea Van Beneden, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia milleri Torrey, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia milleri (Torrey, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia minima (Trinci, 1903) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia minuta Bonnevie, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia carica Bergh, 1887
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia misakiensis (Iwasa, 1934) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBouillonactinia misakiensis (Iwasa, 1934)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia multigranosi (Namikawa, 1991) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBouillonactinia multigranosi (Namikawa, 1991)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia nassa (Millard, 1959) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytaeis nassa (Millard, 1959)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia ornata Bonnevie, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia allmanii (Bonnevie, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia pruvoti Motz-Kossowska, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna pruvoti (Motz-Kossowska, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia reticulata (Hirohito, 1988) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia reticulata (Hirohito, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia rosea Van Beneden, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia rubricata Schuchert, 1996 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavactinia rubricata (Schuchert, 1996)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia sandrae Wedler & Larson, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBouillonactinia hooperi (Sigerfoos, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia selena (Mills, 1976) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna americana (Mayer, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia serrata Kramp, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavactinia serrata (Kramp, 1943)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia sodalis Stimpson, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrissa sodalis (Stimpson, 1859)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia tenuis (Browne, 1902) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna tenuis (Browne, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia tournieri (Picard & Rahm, 1954) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidostoma fallax Vanhöffen, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia uchidai Nagao, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia nagaoensis Bouillon, Medel & Peña Cantero, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia uchidai (Yamada, 1947) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchuchertinia uchidai (Yamada, 1947)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Encrusting colony, i.e., tissues overlie sheet-like skeleton, only a few millimetres high. Colour generally pinkish. Skeleton spines project through tissues; large hydranths with smaller reproductive individuals between. Medusa vestigial, retained. Habitat: on gastropod shells and rock. Littoral to offshore. Distribution: worldwide (Richmond, 1997).
Found on shells of Nassarius (Macnae & Kalk,1953). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Nominal genera included in the synonymy of the genus Hydractinia van Beneden, 1841 here include: Archaeoceania Picard and Rham, 1954; Cionistes Wright, 1861; Corynopsis Allman, 1864; Halerella Stechow, 1922; Halorhiza Stechow, 1962; Hydrissa Stechow, 1921a; Hydractomma Stechow, 1921a; Hydronema Stechow, 1921a; Oorhiza Merechkowsky, 1877;Nuttingia (Hydrodendrium) Stechow, 1909; Podocoryna Sars, 1846; Rhizocline Allman, 1864; Stylactaria Stechow, 1921a; Stylactis Allman, 1864. [details]
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Van Beneden (1844, pl. 6)
Van Beneden (1844, pl. 6)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117117
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  Citation: Hydrozoa (2014). Hydractinia Van Beneden, 1841. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117117 on 2014-08-23