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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum (Müller, 1776) 
AphiaID: 103253

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMulticrustacea (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperiidea (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysocephalata (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhronimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia Latreille, 1823
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia hystrix Bovallius, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum hystrix Bovallius, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum medusarum (Müller, 1776)
Sources  original description Müller, O. F. (1776). Zoologiae Danicae Prodromus seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis. xxii + 274 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550
page(s): 196; note: Originally described as Cancer medusarum [details] [full text]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum hystrix Bovallius, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum (Müller, 1776)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum medusarum (Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperia medusarum (Müller, 1776)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlymouth [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (125 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Amphipod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Gulf of Maine [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic and parasitic (host-eg. Cyanea)  [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Hyperia medusarum
Hyperia medusarum
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:103253
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan-Santini, Denise
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  checked  Costello, Mark
  
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  Citation: Costello, M.; Bellan-Santini, D. (2004). Hyperia medusarum (Müller, 1776). In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J. M.; Hendrycks, E.; Holsinger, J.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Just, J.; Kamaltynov, R. M.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Senna, A. R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2016). World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103253 on 2016-12-08
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