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Hydractinia fucicola

Hydractinia fucicola
Description: Hydractinia fucicola M. Sars, 1857 (Anthomedusae, Hydractiniidae) from the Mediterranean (Villefranche-sur-Mer), polyps about 2 mm. Note the smaller gonozooids bearing spherical sporosacs (male in this case).

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Source: http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/hydrozoa-directory.htm
Author: Schuchert, Peter
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added on 2006-12-21 - 1462 views
WoRMS taxa
Hydractinia fucicola (Sars, 1857) accepted as Stylactaria fucicola (M. Sars, 1857)Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Schuchert, Peter 2010-05-14

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