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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa aurata Forbes, 1848 
AphiaID: 117561

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 editorAplanulata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorphidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa aurata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa Forbes, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha annulicornis M. Sars, 1859 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorymorpha aurata (Forbes, 1848) (unaccepted combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDahlgrenella farcta Miles, 1937 (possible synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa arenicola (Salvini-Plawen, 1987) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuphysa farcta (Miles, 1937) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterostephanus annulicornis (M. Sars, 1859) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeiorhopalon arenicolum von Salvini-Plawen, 1987 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichorhiza brunnea Russell, 1906 (synonym)
Sources  original description Forbes, E. 1848. A monograph of the British naked-eyed medusae: with figures of all the species. Ray Society, London, pp. 104, 13 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40312#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 71 [details] [full text]

redescription Schuchert, P. 2010. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117: 337-555.
page(s): 421 [details]

redescription Schuchert, P. 2012. North-West European Athecate Hydroids and their Medusae. Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series) 59. The Linnean Society of London, London, pp. i-viii, 1-364.
page(s): 66 [details]

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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]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVillefranche-Sur-Mer [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (59 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 1 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 USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology solitary hydroid, planktonic medusa [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions umbrella up to 4 mm high [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy; Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia; Gulf of St. Lawrence [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Euphysa aurata medusae; Scotland, height about 1-2 mm
Euphysa aurata medusae...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117561
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-01-19 17:40:29Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Euphysa aurata Forbes, 1848. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117561 on 2014-11-26
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