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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes villafrancae (Carré, 1969) 
AphiaID: 135458

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 editorPrayidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrayinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmophyes Haeckel, 1888
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosacea villafrancae Carré, 1969 (basionym)
Sources 
new combination reference Pugh, P. R., and Harbison, G. R. 1987. Three new species of prayine siphonophore (Calycophorae, Prayidae) collected by a submersible, with notes on related species. Bull. Mar. Sci. 41 (1): 68-91.
page(s): 90 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bouillon et al 2004 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology rare [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epipelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135458
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-20 13:52:22Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-22 13:44:27Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Desmophyes villafrancae (Carré, 1969). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135458 on 2014-08-30
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