Record Details

Scientific Name:
Candelabridae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Suborder
Synonym(s):
Myriothelidae
Common Name(s):

Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2005

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References

Expert(s):
Other Sources:
website: The Hydrozoa Directory; http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
References:
Cairns, Stephen D., Dale R. Calder, Anita Brinckmann-Voss, Clovis B. Castro, Daphne G. Fautin,... 2002-01-01. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 28. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland, USA. xi + 115. 1-888569-39-5. 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.
Hewitt, Chad L., and Jeffrey H. R. Goddard 2001-12-21. Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 79, no. 12. . . 2280-2288. . .

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Comments

Comments:
Herrick Brown - ITIS Data Development Technician: See Cairns et al. (2002), in which Candelabridae is taken as valid based on it being "in prevailing usage" (Art. 40) over the senior name, Myriothelidae

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