Prepared Slide: Cnidaria Sertularia operculata zoophyte. The name "zoophyte" is obsolete in modern science.
Kingdom: Animalia / Subkingdom: Radiata / Phylum: Cnidaria Hatschek, 1888 / Subphylum: Medusozoa / Class: Hydrozoa Owen, 1843 / Subclass: Hydroidolina / Order: Leptothecatae / Family: Sertulariidae Lamouroux, 1812 / Genus: Sertularia Linnaeus, 1758 / Species: Sertularia operculata Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyms: Amphisbetia pulchella (D'Orbigny, 1846); Dynamena operculata (Linnaeus, 1758); Dynamena pulchella d'Orbigny, 1842; Sertularia aperta Allman, 1885.
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This slide was prepared by an unknown individual. It has been used in an unknown classroom setting. From the quality of the work, and the general appearance, it is estimated to have been prepared prior to 1900.
Forensics Lab Supply Number 3863378.
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