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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea albida A. Agassiz, 1862 
AphiaID: 157610

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 editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequoreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAequorea PĂ©ron & Lesueur, 1810
Sources  original description Agassiz, L. 1862a. Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America. Vol. IV. Little Brown, Boston, pp. 1-380, pls 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54510#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 359 [details]

redescription Mayer, A. G. 1910. Medusae of the world. Hydromedusae, Vols. I & II. Scyphomedusae, Vol III. Carnegie Institution, Washington. pp. 735, plates 1-76., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/16794#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 331, pl. 43 figs 1-5, text fig. 189 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest North Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, free medusae [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions umbrella up to 60 mm wide [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy and Cobscook Bay [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157610
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 15:35:58Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2010-03-15 14:18:34Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2014-02-02 13:52:16Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Aequorea albida A. Agassiz, 1862. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157610 on 2014-08-01
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