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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea forskalea Péron & Lesueur, 1810 
AphiaID: 117270

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 editorAequoreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea aequorea (Forsskål, 1775) (invalid name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea forbesiana Gosse, 1853 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea forskalina Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea rissoana Risso, 1827 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea violacea Milne Edwards, 1841 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCremastoma flava A. Agassiz, 1862 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa aequorea Forsskål, 1775 (invalid junior homonym of Medusa aequorea Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonema eurystoma Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycanna fungina Haeckel, 1879 (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycanna germanica Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycanna italica Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhacostoma dispar Mayer, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygodactyla cyanea L. Agassiz, 1862 (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
page(s): 336 [details] [full text]

redescription Cornelius, P.F.S. (1995). North-West European thecate hydroids and their Medusae: part 1 introduction, Laodiceidae to Haleciidae: keys and notes for identification of the species. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 50. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-254-4. vii, 347 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormany-ribbed jellyfish  [details]
Environment marine, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mediterranean Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [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] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (54 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, free medusae [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117270
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-03-16 08:18:17Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2012-07-10 11:58:27Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Aequorea forskalea 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=117270 on 2014-10-21
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