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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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanulariidae Johnston, 1836
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
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 editorSchizocladium Allman, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia (Monopyxis) Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Sources  original description Péron F., Lesueur C. A. (1810b). Tableau des caractères génériques et spécifiques de toutes les espèces de méduses connues jusqu'à ce jour. Annales du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle de Paris. 14: 325-366., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23269#page/371/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 geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. intermedia Ralph, 1956
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. subantarctica Ralph, 1956
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. subtropica Ralph, 1956
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. gaussi Vanhöffen, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
» Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. subsessilis Jäderholm, 1904 accepted as 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 fimbriata (Dalyell, 1848) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia lucifera Forbes, 1848 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia multicilia Browne, 1902 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia plana (M. Sars, 1835) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia pyriformis (Agassiz, 1865) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia thornelyi Nutting, 1927 (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 Adelungi Hartlaub, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 angulosa Bale, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia arruensis Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 borealis Nutting, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia braziliensis (Meyen, 1834) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia brasiliensis Meyen, 1834
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 chinensis Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890 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 congdoni Hargitt, 1909 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 coughtreyi Bale, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 dubia Nutting, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 everta Hargitt, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia exigua (M. Sars, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea exigua M. Sars, 1857
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 fragilis Calkins, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 gracilis Calkins, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia griffini Calkins, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia gymnopthalma Spagnoli, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia helgolandica Hartlaub, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 loveni (Allman, 1859) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonothyraea loveni (Allman, 1859)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia marginata Allman, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyroscyphus marginatus (Allman, 1877)
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 nigrocaulus Hilgendorf, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 plicata Hincks, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia pygmaea Coughtrey, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia racemosa Fraser, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia rhunicola Billard, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia sinuosa Leloup, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia solowetzkiana Schydlwsky, 1902 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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia surcularis Calkins, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia tenuis Fraser, 1938a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia undotheca Stechow, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Haan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [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 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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117034
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2015-04-07 09:09:41Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Obelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117034 on 2016-07-29
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