WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKirchenpaueria halecioides (Alder, 1859)

117673  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117673)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumularia halecioides Alder, 1859) Alder J. (1859). Descriptions of three new species of Sertularian Zoophytes. Annals and Magazine of natural History (3). 3: 353-356, pls 12-14., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19553#page/381/mode/1up [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark 
The correct genus for this species is...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark 
The correct genus for this species is diputed, some authors prefer Ventromma.
However, when considering all known Kirchenpaueria species, there is no morphological gap between Kirchenpaueria and Ventromma, the latter falls within the variation of the former. [details]
Schuchert, P. (2017). Kirchenpaueria halecioides (Alder, 1859). In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117673 on 2017-12-11

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumularia halecioides Alder, 1859) Alder J. (1859). Descriptions of three new species of Sertularian Zoophytes. Annals and Magazine of natural History (3). 3: 353-356, pls 12-14., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19553#page/381/mode/1up [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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentromma halecioides (Alder, 1859)) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentromma halecioides (Alder, 1859)) Leloup, E. (1934). Note sur les hydropolypes de la rade de Villefranche-sur-Mer (France) [Note on the hydropolyps of the sea basin of Villifranche-sur-Mer (France)]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 10(31): 1-18. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentromma halecioides (Alder, 1859)) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVentromma halecioides (Alder, 1859)) Calder, D. R. and S. D. Cairns. 2009. Hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 381–394 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumularia halecioides Alder, 1859) Fishelson, L., 1971. Ecology and distribution of the benthic fauna in the shallow waters of the Red Sea. Marine Biology, 10/2: 113-133. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlumularia inermis Nutting, 1900) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, fixed sporosacs [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark 
The correct genus for this species is diputed, some authors prefer Ventromma.
However, when considering all known Kirchenpaueria species, there is no morphological gap between Kirchenpaueria and Ventromma, the latter falls within the variation of the former. [details]