Page last updated Wed 05 Feb 2020


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  Class Hydrozoa

Subclass Trachylinae

    Order Limnomedusae -- Wisconsin!
    Order Actinulida
    Order Narcomedusae
    Order Trachymedusae

Taxon Information

The Subclass Trachylinae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Trachylina [sic], "Most of the approximately 150 species are marine..." (Pechenik, 2015).
  • Trachylina [sic], "about 150 valid extant species" (Daly et al., 2007).


  • Pechenik, J.A. 2015. Biology of the Invertebrates, 7th edition. McGraw-Hill, NewYork.. 606 pp.
  • Daly, M., M.R. Brugler, P. Cartwright, A.G. Collins, M.N. Dawson, D.G. Fautin, S.C. France, C.S. McFadden, D.M. Opresko, E. Rodriguez, S.L. Romano & J.L. Stake. 2007. The phylum Cnidaria: A review of phylogenetic patterns and diversity 300 years after Linnaeus. Zootaxa 1668: 127-182. [Available online]

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