Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydridae Dana, 1846

151708  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151708)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Dana, J. D. 1846. Structure and classification of zoophytes. Lea & Blanchard, Philadelphia. pp. 132., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43125#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 116 [details]   
Schuchert, P. (2013). Hydridae Dana, 1846. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151708 on 2017-12-12

Date
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2005-04-07 08:53:48Z
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2008-01-10 07:31:11Z
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2009-04-28 06:22:10Z
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2013-02-22 16:26:12Z
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original description Dana, J. D. 1846. Structure and classification of zoophytes. Lea & Blanchard, Philadelphia. pp. 132., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43125#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 116 [details]   

basis of record Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Bouillon, J.; Gravili, C.; Pagès, F.; Gili, J.-M.; Boero, F. (2006). An introduction to Hydrozoa. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, 194. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-580-1. 591 + 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 117: 337-555.
page(s): 440 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

redescription Holstein, T. 1995. Cnidaria: Hydrozoa. pp. 1-142. In Süsswasserfauna von Mitteleuropa Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Hydroid solitary, with hollow filiform tentacles, but often moniliform distally, in one whorl under hypostome; lower part of hydranth with simple pedal disc, no perisarc except on encysted embryos.. Without medusa phase or gonophore development, eggs and sperm developed directly in epidermis of polyps in wart-like protuberances; asexual reproduction by lateral buds, leading only to temporary colonies [details]