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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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanomia A. 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. 1865b. 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]
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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] (inaccurate[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 editorDistribution N Atlantic only, Pagès et al’06, Rossi et al’08 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary, upper Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone off Sept- Iles), and Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) to Cobscook Bay [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat upper epipelagic and glacial [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. (2014). Nanomia cara Agassiz, 1865. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135496 on 2014-09-01
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