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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella Lamarck, 1801 
AphiaID: 117200

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 editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapitata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorpitidae (Family)
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Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa velella Linnaeus, 1758 (type by absolute tautonymy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorpitidae Goldfuss, 1818
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmenista Haeckel, 1888 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmenistari Carburi, 1757 (not binomial)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmenistarium Costa, 1841 (emendation of Armenistarius Costa, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmenistarius Costa, 1835 (emendation of Armenistari Carburi, 1757)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllodoce Browne, 1789 (invalid name, published in a suppressed work, ICZN Opinion 89)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRataria Eschscholtz, 1829; (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelaria Haeckel, 1888 (preoccupied for Porifera)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella Columnae, 1616 (not binomial)
Sources  original description Lamarck J.-B. (M. de), 1801. Système des animaux sans vertèbres. published by the author, and Deterville, Paris : pp. VIII + 432 + 8 pl., available online at http://www.lamarck.cnrs.fr/ice/ice_book_detail.php?lang=fr&type=text&bdd=koyre_lamarck&table=ouvrages_lamarck&bookId=7&typeofbookId=1&num=0# [details]

redescription Calder, D. R. 1988a. Shallow-water hydroids of Bermuda. The Athecatae. Royal Ontario Museum Life Sciences Contributions 148: 1-107.
page(s): 80 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella antarctica Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella aurora Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella australis de Haan, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella caurina Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella cyanea Lesson, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella emarginata Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella indica Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella lata Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella limbosa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella meridionalis Fewkes, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella mutica Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella oblonga Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella oxyothone Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella pacifica de Haan, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella patellaris Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella pyramidalis Cranch, 1818 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella radackiana de Haan, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella sandwichiana de Haan, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella scaphidia Peron & Lesueur, 1807 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella septentrionalis Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella sinistra Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella tentaculata Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella tropica Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Velella
Velella
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117200
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-07-31 07:47:54Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Velella Lamarck, 1801. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117200 on 2014-04-21
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