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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta sowerbii Lankester, 1880 
AphiaID: 117767

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 editorLimnomedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta sowerbii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta Lankester, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta kawaii (Oka, 1907) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta kiatingi Gaw & Kung, 1939 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspedacusta sowerbyi Lankester, 1880 (spelling error)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrohydra ryderi Potts, 1885 (synonym)
Sources  original description Lankester, E.R., 1880. On a new jelly-fish of the order Trachomedusae, living in fresh water. Nature, Lond. 22 : 147-148, 190-191, 241., available online at http://www.archive.org/stream/nature221880lock#page/147/mode/1up
page(s): 148 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzoetwaterkwalletje  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfresh-water jellyfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfreshwater jellyfish [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (inaccurate[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) (inaccurate[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic (inaccurate[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
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 (26 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
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Circumglobal in warm and temperate freshwater bodies [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Craspedacusta sowerbii: Limnomedusae, Olindiasidae
Craspedacusta sowerbii...
Craspedacusta sowerbii, polyps, Lac Leman, Switzerland; copyright P. Schuchert
Craspedacusta sowerbii...

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117767
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2007-03-25 23:01:11Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2010-12-16 13:14:56Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2011-04-04 11:02:37Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Craspedacusta sowerbii Lankester, 1880. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117767 on 2014-11-23
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