On the paraphyly of Cytaeididae and placement of Cytaeis within the suborder Filifera (Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata)

@article{Prudkovsky2016OnTP,
  title={On the paraphyly of Cytaeididae and placement of Cytaeis within the suborder Filifera (Hydrozoa: Anthoathecata)},
  author={Andrey A. Prudkovsky and Michail A. Nikitin and Michael L Berumen and Viatcheslav N Ivanenko and James Davis Reimer},
  journal={Marine Biodiversity},
  year={2016},
  volume={47},
  pages={1057-1064}
}
Identification of hydrozoans of the family Cytaeididae L. Agassiz, 1862 is confused due to their morphological similarity, to the shortage of morphological characteristics, and to a lack of molecular data. In this study, sequences of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA markers were analyzed from hydroids of Cytaeis Eschscholtz, 1829 collected in the southern Red… CONTINUE READING