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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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa velella Linnaeus, 1758 (type by absolute tautonymy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorpitidae Goldfuss, 1818
Synonymised
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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, ou tableau general des classes, des orders et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturelles et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. published by the author, and Deterville, Paris : pp. VIII + 432 + 8 pl., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.14255 [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 2014-09-17
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