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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena lactea Agassiz, 1865 
AphiaID: 117728

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 editorLaodiceidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena lactea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena A. Agassiz, 1865
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena A. Agassiz, 1865
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena lactea Agassiz, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena pinnulata Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogena pinnulata var. intermedia Lonko, 1904
Sources  original description Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zo├Âlogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 137, figs 220-224 [details]

redescription Arai, M.N. & A. Brinckmann-Voss, 1980. Hydromedusae of British Columbia and Puget Sound. Can. Bull. Fish. aquat. Sci. 204 : 1-192.
page(s): 82. fig. 46 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Arctic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 free medusae, polyp unknown [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Massachusetts Bay, Atlantic Ocean. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions umbrella up to 90 mm wide, 30 mm high [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper epipelagic [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Ptychogena lactea
Ptychogena lactea
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117728
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2004). Ptychogena lactea Agassiz, 1865. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117728 on 2016-12-03
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