Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria > Class Hydrozoa > Subclass Hydroidolina > Order Anthoathecata > Suborder Filifera > Family Hydractiniidae > Genus Podocoryna

Podocoryna carnea M. Sars, 1846

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PodocorynaM. Sars, 1846accepted genus name
Podocoryne Luetken, 1850 orthographic variant
Hydractomma Stechow, 1921 synonym
Podocoryne Luetken, 1850 synonym

Species group names

Podocoryne carnea M. Sars, 1846 orthographic variant
Hydractinia carnea (M. Sars, 1846) synonym
Podocoryne carnea M. Sars, 1846 synonym


basis of record

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp.

additional source

van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120

source of synonymy

Bouillon, Jean

source of synonymy

UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (33 publications)
GenBank (3534 nucleotides; 74 proteins)


Schuchert, P. (2014). Podocoryna carnea M. Sars, 1846. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151718




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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