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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Author: Schuchert, Peter
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Hydractinia fucicola (Sars, 1857) accepted as Stylactaria fucicola (M. Sars, 1857)checked Schuchert, Peter 2010-05-14
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