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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea vitrina Gosse, 1853 
AphiaID: 117273

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 editorCampanulina acuminata (Alder, 1857) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea acuminata Alder 1856 (synonym)
Sources  original description Gosse, P. H. 1853d. A naturalist's rambles on the Devonshire coast. John van Voorst, London, pp. i-xvi, 1-451, pls 1-28., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/77482#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 340, pl. 23 [details]

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)
page(s): 212, fig. 49 [details]

redescription Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35.
page(s): 350, text-figs 220B, 222-224, pl. 21 figs 2, 4-5, pl. 32 fig. 3 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlampenkapje  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Coast [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeland [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast North Atlantic [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 Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBirkenfels (shipwreck) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 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 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, free medusae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Aequorea vitrina
Aequorea vitrina
Aequorea vitrina
Aequorea vitrina

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117273
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Aequorea vitrina Gosse, 1853. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117273 on 2014-04-19
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