WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia principis (Steenstrup, 1850)

117329  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117329)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Steenstrup, J., 1850. Sur Margelis principis. [In Lütken: Nogle Bemaerkninger...]. Vidensk. Medd. dansk. naturh. Foren. Kbh. : 15- 35., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32731#page/151/mode/1up
page(s): 35 [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargelis principis Steenstrup, 1850) Steenstrup, J., 1850. Sur Margelis principis. [In Lütken: Nogle Bemaerkninger...]. Vidensk. Medd. dansk. naturh. Foren. Kbh. : 15- 35., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32731#page/151/mode/1up
page(s): 35 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Sandvaag, The Faroe Islands.  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandvaag, The Faroe Islands. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A northern boreal medusa occurring in coastal...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A northern boreal medusa occurring in coastal areas from the Barents Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea. Also present around Iceland, western Greenland and New England.
The records for NE Pacific were referred to the very similar B. multitentaculata Foerster, 1923 by Arai & Brinckmann-Voss (1980), but later changed to B. principis (Cairns et al., 2002).  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Labrador  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Labrador [details]
Schuchert, P. (2009). Bougainvillia principis. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117329 on 2017-12-16

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original description Steenstrup, J., 1850. Sur Margelis principis. [In Lütken: Nogle Bemaerkninger...]. Vidensk. Medd. dansk. naturh. Foren. Kbh. : 15- 35., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32731#page/151/mode/1up
page(s): 35 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargelis principis Steenstrup, 1850) Steenstrup, J., 1850. Sur Margelis principis. [In Lütken: Nogle Bemaerkninger...]. Vidensk. Medd. dansk. naturh. Foren. Kbh. : 15- 35., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32731#page/151/mode/1up
page(s): 35 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Shih, C.T., 1977. A guide to the Jellyfish of Canadian Atlantic waters. National Museum of Natural Sciences, Natural History Series 5 : 1-190. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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): 210 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial polyp releasing medusae [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A northern boreal medusa occurring in coastal areas from the Barents Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea. Also present around Iceland, western Greenland and New England.
The records for NE Pacific were referred to the very similar B. multitentaculata Foerster, 1923 by Arai & Brinckmann-Voss (1980), but later changed to B. principis (Cairns et al., 2002).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sandvaag, The Faroe Islands. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Labrador [details]