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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longissima (Pallas, 1766) 
AphiaID: 117389

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 editorCampanulariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia longissima (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia flabellata Hincks, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonothyraea longissima (Pallas, 1766) (unaccepted combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea flabellata (Hincks, 1866) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea longissima (Pallas, 1766) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia flabellata (Hincks, 1866) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia longissima Pallas, 1766 (basionym)
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeedraad [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlange zeedraad  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhydroid  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (origin: origin unknown[details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlankenberge [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBulgarian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSandgerdi [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDunedin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [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 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 editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHelgoland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Peninsula [details]
Ukraine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUkrainian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRyders Cove [details]
White Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (112 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (30 nucleotides; 35 proteins) 
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 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution cosmopolitan [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117389
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Obelia longissima (Pallas, 1766). In: Schuchert, P. (2015) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117389 on 2015-07-01
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