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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia multicristata (Moser, 1925) 
AphiaID: 135436

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 editorSiphonophorae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalycophorae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiphyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiphyinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia Totton, 1932
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiphyes bigelowi Browne, 1926 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudoxia dohrni Gamulin, 1966 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleolaria multicristata Moser, 1925 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia multicristoides Zhang & Lin, 1988 (synonym)
Sources  original description Moser, F. 1925. Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903. Zoologie. Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 18: 1-541, pls 33.
page(s): 165, pl. 3 fig 9 [details]

new combination reference Totton, A. K. 1932. Siphonophora. Scient. Rep. Gt. Barrier Reef Exped. 4 (10): 317-374.
page(s): 364 [details]

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia multicristata f. typica Leloup, 1934

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia multicristata f. grimaldii Leloup, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLensia lelouveteau Totton, 1941
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Great Australian Bight
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Australian Bight [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanaries [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagami Bay [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Pacific [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenguela Current [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEaster Island [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth China Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth East Pacific [details]
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [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 (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution cosmopolitan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat mainly epipelagic, wide depth range [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Bathypelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135436
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-23 10:11:24Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-29 12:42:38Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Lensia multicristata (Moser, 1925). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135436 on 2014-08-30
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