World Hydrozoa Database


Hydrozoa taxon details

Heterotentaculidae Schuchert, 2010

527180  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:527180)

accepted
Family
marine, terrestrial
recent only
Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. <em>Revue Suisse de Zoologie.</em> 117: 337-555.
page(s): 338 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Heterotentaculidae Schuchert, 2010. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527180 on 2019-02-24
Date
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2010-09-27 07:25:28Z
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2011-02-26 17:56:34Z
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original description Schuchert, P. (2010). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. <em>Revue Suisse de Zoologie.</em> 117: 337-555.
page(s): 338 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Hydroid: unknown. Medusa umbrella with apical projection. Manubrium on gastric peduncle, four unbranched oral filiform tentacles attached above mouth margin, mouth simple, lips indistinct. Marginal tentacles in 8 groups, 4 perradial and 4 interradial, each group with one large tentacle flanked by two small tentacles; large tentacles hollow, without basal swellings, basal part adnate to umbrella and sunk into deep furrows of umbrella margin, adaxial ocellus at base of free portion of each tentacle. Gonads in 8 large adradial pads on manubrium wall.  [details]