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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia muscus (Allman, 1863) 
AphiaID: 117328

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 editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvilliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia Lesson, 1830
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia alderi (Hodge, 1863) (synonym (medusa only))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia autumnalis Hartlaub, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia autumnalis var. magna Babnik, 1948
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia benedenii Bonnevie, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia diplectanos Busch, 1851 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia fructicosa Allman, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia fruticosa Allman, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia Gibbsi Mayer, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia maniculata Haeckel, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia octocilia (Dalyell, 1847) (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia ramosa (Van Beneden, 1844) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia ramosa f. benedeni Bonnevie, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia ramosa muscus (Allman, 1863) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia ramosa var. minima Kramp & Damas, 1925 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia ramosa var. nana Hartlaub, 1911
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia triestina Hartlaub, 1911 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudendrium ramosum Van Beneden, 1844 (invalid name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa octocilia Dalyell, 1847 (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerigonimus muscus Allman, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerigonymus Muscus Allman, 1863 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna alderi Hodge, 1863 (synonym)
Sources  original description Allman, G. J. 1863b. Notes on the Hydroida. I. On the structure of Corymorpha nutans. II. Diagnoses of new species of Tubularidae obtained, during the autumn of 1862, on the coasts of Shetland and Devonshire. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (3)11: 1-12., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/72232#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 12 [details]

source of synonymy Calder, D. R. 1988a. Shallow-water hydroids of Bermuda. The Athecatae. Royal Ontario Museum Life Sciences Contributions 148: 1-107. [details]

redescription Schuchert, P. 2007. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. Revue suisse de Zoologie 114: 195-396, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128673#page/25/mode/1up
page(s): 199, figs 1-3 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhaarpijpje [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstickyhydroid [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern New Zealand [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (introduced: alien[details]
Bulgaria
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBulgaria (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVillefranche-Sur-Mer [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHelgoland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (36 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy For more synonyms see Calder (1988) or Schuchert (2007) [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Australia (Nation) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Australia (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Bulgaria (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Colonies found on shells [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Bougainvillia muscus polyp stage with medusa buds, part of colony
Bougainvillia muscus p...
Bougainvillia ramosa
Bougainvillia ramosa
[image from synonym]
Bougainvillia ramosa
Bougainvillia ramosa
[image from synonym]
Bougainvillia ramosa
Bougainvillia ramosa
[image from synonym]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117328
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-07-07 07:10:47Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Bougainvillia muscus. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117328 on 2014-09-23
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