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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 117567

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 editorTrachylinae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachymedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryoniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia proboscidalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa proboscidalis Forsskål, 1775
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarmarina hastata Haeckel, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarmaris Glitschii Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDianaea endrachtensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryones elephas Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia conoides Haeckel, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia dianaea Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia fungiformis Haeckel, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia hexaphylla Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (objective synonym of Medusa proboscidalis Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeryonia umbella Haeckel, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa proboscidalis Forsskål, 1775 (genus transfer)
Sources 
redescription Mayer, A. G. 1910. Medusae of the world. Hydromedusae, Vols. I & II. Scyphomedusae, Vol III. Carnegie Institution, Washington. pp. 735, plates 1-76., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/16794#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 425, pl. 53 figs 1-3, pl 43 fig 10, text-fig. 282 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (82 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 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 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 editorType locality Mediterranean Sea (Forsskål, 1775) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology only medusae, direct development [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117567
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2013-11-24 09:39:28Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2013). Geryonia proboscidalis (Forsskål, 1775). In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117567 on 2016-12-09
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