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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810 
AphiaID: 117034

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanulariidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanulariidae Johnston, 1836
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea (Obelia) (accepted as full genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonopyxis Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonosklera von Lendenfeld, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelaria Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obeletta) Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obelissa) Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obelomma) Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObeliopsis Le Danois, 1913 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia (Monopyxis) Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Sources  original description Péron, F. and Lesueur, C. A. 1810a. Histoire générale et particulière de tous les animaux qui composent la famille des méduses. - Annales du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle de Paris 14: 218-228., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23269#page/258/mode/1up
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia castellata Clarke, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia diversa (Fraser, 1948)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia fimbriata (Dalyell, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia irregularis Fraser, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longissima (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia spongicola Watson, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia striata Clarke, 1907

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia austrogeorgiae Jäderholm, 1905 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia lucifera Forbes, 1848 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia pyriformis (Agassiz, 1865) (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obeletta) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obelissa) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Obelomma) Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia alternata Fraser, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia andersoni Hincks, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia articulata (Agassiz, 1865) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia attenuata Hargitt, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia australis von Lendenfeld, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bicuspidata Clark, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bifurcata Hincks, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia biscuspidata Clark, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia biserialis Fraser, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia cheloniae (Allman, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia commissuralis McCrady, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia corona Torrey, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia delicatula Thornely, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClytia delicatula (Thornely, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia equilateralis Fraser, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia flabellata (Hincks, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longissima (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia gelatinosa (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHartlaubella gelatinosa (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia hyalina Clarke, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia linearis Thornely, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClytia linearis (Thorneley, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longa Stechow, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longicyatha Allman, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia multidentata Fraser, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia nodosa Bale, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia obtusidens (Jäderholm, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia oxydentata Stechow, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia paulensis (Vanhöffen, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClytia paulensis (Vanhöffen, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia plana Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longissima (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia plicata Hincks, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia spinulosa (Bale, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia bidentata Clark, 1875
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Haan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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 ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117034
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Obelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117034 on 2014-07-14
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