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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia selena (Mills, 1976) 
AphiaID: 284899

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 (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910) accepted as 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 editorPodocoryne selena Mills, 1976 (synonym)
Sources  original description Mills, C.E., 1976. Podocoryne selena, a new species of hydroid from the Gulf of Mexico, and a comparison with Hydractinia echinata. Biol. Bull. mar. biol. Lab. Woods Hole 151 1: 214-224.
page(s): 214 [details]

source of synonymy Miglietta, M. P., Schuchert, P., & Cunningham, C. W. 2009. Reconciling genealogical and morphological species in a worldwide study of the family Hydractiniidae (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa). Zoologica Scripta 38: 403-430.
page(s): 420 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:284899
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-05-14 05:28:49Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Hydractinia selena (Mills, 1976). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=284899 on 2014-08-30
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