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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos vanhoeffeni Moser, 1925 
AphiaID: 231599

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 editorSiphonophorae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysonectae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos vanhoeffeni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos Moser, 1925
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos Moser, 1925
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPyrostephos vanhoeffeni Moser, 1925
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMica micula Margulis, 1982 (Distribution matches that of P. vanhoeffeni better than B. elongata, to which it was previously assigned)
Sources  original description Moser, F. 1925. Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903. Zoologie. Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 18: 1-541, pls 33.  [details]

redescription Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.
page(s): 76, figs 40-44 [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Atlantic [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilean part of the South Pacific Ocean [details]
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWeddell Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Peninsula [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology locally abundant [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epi-bathypelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231599
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-05-29 14:23:10Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2009-03-25 13:42:27Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
  
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  Citation: Mapstone, G. (2015). Pyrostephos vanhoeffeni Moser, 1925. In: Schuchert, P. (2015) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231599 on 2015-08-05
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