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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava multicornis (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 117426

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 editorHydractiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava Gmelin, 1788
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava cornea Wright, 1857 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava diffusa Allman, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava leptostyla L. Agassiz, 1862 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava nodosa Wright, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava parasitica Gmelin, 1788 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClava squamata (Müller, 1776) (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydra multicornis Forsskål, 1775 (basionym)
Sources 
redescription Schuchert, P. 2008a. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 3. Revue suisse de Zoologie 115: 221-302., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128347#page/5/mode/1up [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone knotspoliepUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgemeene knodspolyp  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorclub-headed hydroidUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorclub hydroid  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKeulen-Polyp  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVillefranche-Sur-Mer [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 editorEast North Atlantic [details]
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 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]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (93 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; 30 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 Magdalen Islands (from the eastern Bradelle valley to West as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), Lower St. Lawrence estuary, middle north shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), Lower North Shore ,and Western slope of Newfoundland , including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50 m in the area southwest of Newfoundland.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Species found in tufts on Mytilus [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Clava multicornis
Clava multicornis

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117426
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-11-12 08:19:05Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Clava multicornis (Forsskål, 1775). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117426 on 2014-04-18
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