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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius hippopus (Forsskål, 1776) 
AphiaID: 135449

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 editorHippopodiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius hippopus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius Quoy & Gaimard, 1827
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElephantopes neapolitanus Lesson, 1843 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGleba excisa Otto, 1823 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGleba hippopus Forsskål, 1776 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius luteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1827 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopodius neapolitanus Kölliker, 1853 (invalid new combination of Elephantopes neapolitanus Lesson, 1843 )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyphyes ungulata Haeckel, 1888
Sources 
redescription Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.
page(s): 139, pl.28 figs 1-2, 29 figs 1-3 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVillefranche-Sur-Mer [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Java Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJava Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific Deep [details]
South China Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines part of the South China Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenguela Current [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Atlantic Deep [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth China Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth East Pacific [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 editorDistribution Mills et al 1996, Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat mainly epipelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135449
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-23 10:11:24Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2011-01-21 07:17:59Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2012-11-13 09:40:09Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-13 19:09:42Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Hippopodius hippopus (Forsskål, 1776). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135449 on 2014-12-28
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