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Hydractiniidae  L. Agassiz, 1862
Taxonomic Serial No.: 49329

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Clavidae McCrady, 1859
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomRadiata   
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          SubphylumMedusozoa   
             ClassHydrozoa Owen, 1843 – hydralike animals, hydroids, hydrozoans, hydraires, hydrozoaires, água viva, hidra, hidrozoa, hidrozoário, pólipo  
                SubclassHydroidolina   
                   OrderAnthoathecatae  – athecate hydroids, hydromedusae  
                      SuborderFilifera Kühn, 1913  
                         FamilyHydractiniidae L. Agassiz, 1862  
    Direct Children:  
                            Genus Clava Gmelin, 1791  
                            Genus Hydractinia Van Beneden, 1841  
                            Genus Hydrocorella Stechow, 1921  
                            Genus Janaria Stechow, 1921  
                            Genus Podocoryne Lutken, 1850  
                            Genus Polyhydra Stechow, 1962  
                            Genus Stylactis Allman, 1864  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Stephen D. Cairns  
  Notes: Research Scientist/Curator, Department of Systematic Biology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163, USA   
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       
  Source: The Hydrozoa Directory, website (version 7)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/   
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bouillon, Jean, and Ferdinando Boero  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Thalassia Salentina, N. 24: Phylogeny and Classification of Hydroidomedusae   
  Page(s): 47-296   
  Publisher: Amaltea edizioni   
  Publication Place: Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 88-8406-000-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin,...  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Cnidaria and Ctenophora, Second Edition, 2002   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 28   
  Page(s): xi + 115   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-39-5, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin, Philip R. Pugh, Claudia E. Mills, Walter C. Jaap, Mary N. Arai, Stephen H. D. Haddock, and Dennis M. Opresko   
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grassé, Pierre-P., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Traité de Zoologie: Anatomie, Systématique, Biologie: Cnidaires, Hydrazoaires, Scyphozoaires, Cubozoaires, Cténaires, Tome 3, fascicule 2   
  Page(s): 1-1117   
  Publisher: Masson   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 2-225-81332-9   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Raymond C.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Part F: Coelenterata   
  Page(s): xx + F1-F498   
  Publisher: Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Hydractiniidae   
       

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