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Medusozoa
Medusozoa
is a clade in the phylum Cnidaria, and is often considered a subphylum.[2][3] It includes the classes Hydrozoa, Scyphozoa, Staurozoa and Cubozoa. Not all Medusozoa
Medusozoa
are jellyfish. References[edit]

^ Subphyla Medusozoa
Medusozoa
based on "The Taxonomicon – Taxon: Phylum Cnidaria". Universal Taxonomic Services. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-07-10.  ^ Marques, Antonio C.; Allen G. Collins (March 2004). "Cladistic analysis of Medusozoa
Medusozoa
and cnidarian evolution". Invertebrate Biology. 123 (1). pp. 23–42. doi:10.1111/j.1744-7410.2004.tb00139.x.  ^ Zapata et al. 2015. Phylogenomic analyses support traditional relationships within Cnidaria. PLOS ONE. http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0139068

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Extant Cnidaria
Cnidaria
classes

Anthozoa

Anthozoa
Anthozoa
(corals, anemones)

Medusozoa

Cubozoa
Cubozoa
(box jellyfish) Hydrozoa
Hydrozoa
(hydrozoans) Scyphozoa
Scyphozoa
(true jellyfish) Staurozoa (stalked jellyfish) Polypodiozoa
Polypodiozoa
(Polypodium)

Myxozoa

Malacosporea Myxosporea

Taxon identifiers

Wd: Q6596143 EoL: 2552240 Fauna Europaea: 10980 ITIS: 718920

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