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Hydractinia  Van Beneden, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 49359

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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  
                            GenusHydractinia Van Beneden, 1841  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Hydractinia aggregata Fraser, 1911  
                               Species Hydractinia allmani   
                               Species Hydractinia americana (Edwards, 1972)  
                               Species Hydractinia arge (Clarke, 1882)  
                               Species Hydractinia armata Fraser, 1940  
                               Species Hydractinia californica Torrey, 1904  
                               Species Hydractinia carica Bergh, 1887  
                               Species Hydractinia carnea (M. Sars, 1846)  
                               Species Hydractinia carolinae Fraser, 1912  
                               Species Hydractinia dubia (Mayer, 1900)  
                               Species Hydractinia echinata (Fleming, 1828) – snailfur, snailfur 
                               Species Hydractinia fucicola (M. Sars, 1846)  
                               Species Hydractinia hooperii (Sigerfoos, 1899)  
                               Species Hydractinia laevispina Fraser, 1922  
                               Species Hydractinia milleri Torrey, 1902 – Miller hydractinia, miller hydractinia 
                               Species Hydractinia minima (Trinci, 1903)  
                               Species Hydractinia minuta (Mayer, 1900)  
                               Species Hydractinia monocarpa Allman, 1874  
                               Species Hydractinia multispina Fraser, 1938  
                               Species Hydractinia parvispina Hartlaub, 1905  
                               Species Hydractinia polycarpa Fraser, 1938  
                               Species Hydractinia polyclina L. Agassiz, 1862  
                               Species Hydractinia prolifica Fraser, 1948  
                               Species Hydractinia selena (Mills, 1976)  
                               Species Hydractinia symbiolongicarpus Buss and Yund, 1989  
                               Species Hydractinia symbiopollicaris Buss and Yund, 1989  
                               Species Hydractinia valens Fraser, 1941  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Hydractinia   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grassé, Pierre-P., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
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  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   
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  Reference for: Hydractinia   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Raymond C.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
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  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   
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  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Hydractinia   
       

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