Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForskaliidae Haeckel, 1888 
AphiaID: 135347

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 editorSiphonophorae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysonectae
Status accepted
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Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysonectae
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForskalidae Haeckel, 1888 (incorrect formation of family name)
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original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForskalidae Haeckel, 1888) Haeckel, E. 1888a. System der Siphonophoren auf phylogenetischer Grundlage entworfen. - Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft 22: 1-46., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43887#page/11/mode/1up
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForskalia Kölliker, 1853
Environment marine
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Long-stemmed Physonectae, the whole stem (nectosome and siphosome) twisted into a spiral, nectophores thus spirally arranged in a cone-shaped or cylindrical nectosome. Long-stemmed Physonectae, the whole stem (nectosome and siphosome) twisted into a spiral, nectophores thus spirally arranged in a cone-shaped or cylindrical nectosome, feigning multiserial arrangement of the nectophores. Nectophores attached on ventral side of stem. Pallial canal with ascending and descending branches. Gastrozooids are borne on the ends of long peduncles, from which one of the, usually, three types of bract are budded off. Colony monoecious.  [details]
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Family Forskaliidae: typical form
Family Forskaliidae: t...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135347
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
  
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  Citation: Mapstone, G. (2014). Forskaliidae Haeckel, 1888. 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=135347 on 2014-04-18