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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotentacula mirabilis (Kramp, 1957) 
AphiaID: 231615

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 editorHeterotentaculidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotentacula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotentacula mirabilis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRussellia Kramp, 1957
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotentacula Schuchert, 2010
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRussellia mirabilis Kramp, 1957 (basionym)
Sources 
new combination reference Schuchert, P. 2010. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117: 337-555.
page(s): 338 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Alboran Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlboran Sea (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Links 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology The medusa Russelia mirabilis lives mainly in the 0–300 m depth range (Pages et al., 1999). Outside its main distribution (Antarctica) it occurs usually in deeper waters (200-1000 m: Kramp, 1959; Pages et al., 1999) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Antarctica; West Indies; Mediterranean (Kramp, 1959; Navas-Pereira & Vannucci 1990; Pages et al., 1999). Type locality: 66°28.5’S 71°16.25’W, Antarctica, West of Graham Land, 0-165 m. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature The original genus name Russellia is invalid and was replaced by Heterotentaculata Schuchert, 2010 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Alboran Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Shipping [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Family Heterotentaculidae - Genus Heterotentacula
Family Heterotentaculi...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231615
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
2010-09-27 07:25:28Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Heterotentacula mirabilis. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231615 on 2014-11-24
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