WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhacostoma atlanticum L. Agassiz, 1851

156967 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156967)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Agassiz, L. 1851. [A new naked-eyed medusa... Rhacostoma atlanticum]. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 3: 342-343., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35741#page/350/mode/1up
page(s): 342 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy [details]
Schuchert, P. (2013). Rhacostoma atlanticum L. Agassiz, 1851. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156967 on 2017-11-22

Date
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2005-05-20 12:28:06Z
created
2010-03-15 14:18:34Z
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2013-09-13 06:30:31Z
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original description Agassiz, L. 1851. [A new naked-eyed medusa... Rhacostoma atlanticum]. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 3: 342-343., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35741#page/350/mode/1up
page(s): 342 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea Groenlandica Péron & Lesueur, 1810) Péron F., Lesueur C. A. (1810). Tableau des caractères génériques et spécifiques de toutes les espèces de méduses connues jusqu'à ce jour. Annales du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle de Paris. 14: 325-366., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23269#page/371/mode/1up
page(s): 339 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Calder, D. 2003 MS. Checklist of Hydroids, hydromedusae and siphonophores reported from the Bay of Fundy. [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Shih, C.T., 1977. A guide to the Jellyfish of Canadian Atlantic waters. National Museum of Natural Sciences, Natural History Series 5 : 1-190. [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhacostoma atlantica Agassiz, 1851) Vervoort, W.; Schuchert, P. & van der Land, J. (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycanna groenlandica (Péron & Lesueur, 1810)) Haeckel E. (1879). Das System der Medusen. Erster Teil einer Monographie der Medusen. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena. 1: XX+1-360, 320 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101461#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 232 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions umbrella up to 400 mm wide, 3-4 times as wide as high [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy [details]