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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia cara Agassiz, 1865 
AphiaID: 135496

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 editorPhysonectae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgalmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia cara (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia A. Agassiz, 1865
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia cara Agassiz, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCupulita cara (A. Agassiz, 1865) (Unaccepted combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanomia cara (A. Agassiz, 1865)
Sources  original description Agassiz, A. 1865a. Nanomia cara. - Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 9: 181., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/99908#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 181 [details]

redescription Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 200, figs 331-350 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bay of Fundy
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] (inaccurate[details]
Davis Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (inaccurate[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic part of the North Atlantic Ocean [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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (65 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 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 editorStatus It seems that Nanomia cara is likely conspecific with Nanomia cara (see also Baxter et al., 2012) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan, mainly temperate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper epipelagic and glacial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epipelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135496
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2006-01-20 13:52:22Z  checked  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-21 19:05:40Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2013). Nanomia cara 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=135496 on 2016-06-28
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