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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa maxima Forskål, 1775 
AphiaID: 137273

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunicata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThaliacea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiphora Bruguière, 1789
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa Forskål, 1775
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa Forskål, 1775
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa africana Forskål, 1775 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa birostrata Blainville, 1827 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa dubia Chamisso, 1819 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa forskalii Lesson, 1830 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Forsskål, P. 1775. Descriptiones Animalium, Avium, Amphibiorum, Piscium, Insectorum, Vermium; quae in Itinere Orientali Observavit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post Mortem Auctoris Ed. Carsten Neibuhr. Adjuncta est Materia Medica Kahirina atque Tabula Maris Rubri Geographica. Hauniae, Pp 1-20 + i-xxxiv + 1-164, map., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/2154 [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa maxima var. tuberculata Metcalf, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalpa tuberculata Metcalf, 1918
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (241 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Chordata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Epipelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137273
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-04 16:37:03Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2013-04-07 17:53:19Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Salpa maxima Forskål, 1775. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137273 on 2014-09-19
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