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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia carolinensis (McCady, 1859) 
AphiaID: 157917

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 editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvilliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia Lesson, 1830
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippocrene carolinensis McCrady, 1859 (basionym)
Sources  original description McCrady, J. 1859. Gymnopthalmata of Charleston Harbor. Proceedings of the Elliott Society of Natural History 1: 103-221, pls 8-12. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/135040#page/131/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [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 (23 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 Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 editorBiology medusa planktonic [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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), and the middle north shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal and infralittoral: Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157917
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 16:52:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2010-03-15 14:18:34Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2012-01-27 06:58:23Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Bougainvillia carolinensis (McCady, 1859). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157917 on 2014-10-21
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