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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910) 
AphiaID: 157955

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 editorHydractiniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodocoryna americana (Mayer, 1910)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia Van Beneden, 1841
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia selena (Mills, 1976) (synonym)
Sources  original description Edwards, C., 1972. The hydroids and the medusae Podocoryne areolata , P. borealis and P. carnea. J. mar. biol. Ass. U.K. 52 1: 97-144.
page(s): 133 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth America [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence, Bay of Fundy, Gulf of Maine [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Order: Anthoathecatae according to Trott (2004). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157955
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
2012-11-23 09:55:06Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Hydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157955 on 2014-09-17
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