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Schuchert P. (1996). The marine fauna of New Zealand: Athecate hydroids and their medusae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa). New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir. 106 : 1-159.
Schuchert P.
The marine fauna of New Zealand: Athecate hydroids and their medusae (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa)
New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir
106 : 1-159
Barnettia caprai, Bougainvillia dimorpha, Bythotiara sp., Corymorpha intermedia, Ectopleura multicirrata, Ectopleura sp., ?Euphysa problematica, Fabienna sphaerica, Hydractinia australis, Podocoryna australis, Hydractinia novaezelandiae, Hydractinia otagoensis, Stylactaria otagoensis, Hydractinia rubricata, Merga treubeli, Proboscidactyla sp., Staurocladia wellingtoni, Tiaricodon sp., Zanclea polymorpha, Fiordlandia protecta, Rhizogeton conicum, Eudendrium maorianus, Athecatae, Coryne tricycla, Bicoryna tricycla
New Zealand
Cycles, Saisonality, Phenology
Systematics, Taxonomy
Zoogeography, Biogeography (generalities), Geographic distribution
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Only medusa stage known [details]


hydroid colonial, medusa planctonic [details]


Adult medusa:
The adult medusa crawls on macroalgae and is unable to swim freely. The umbrella is a shallow bell and ... [details]


Polyp stage: Hydroids forming initially stolonial, later erect colonies, arising from attached, ramified ... [details]


New Zealand [details]


medusa coastal, clings to Cystophora algae [details]

 Type locality

Greta Point, Wellington, New Zealand [details]

 Type locality

Tortugas, Florida, USA.  [details]


Schuchert (1996) regarded this genus as conspecific with Zanclea. There is no dicontinuity between Zanclea and ... [details]

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