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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistoma pileus (Lesson, 1843) 
AphiaID: 285115

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 editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistoma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistoma pileus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistoma Haeckel, 1879
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonema pileus Lesson, 1843
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesonema pileus Lesson, 1843 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrchistoma steenstrupii Haeckel, 1879 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Vervoort, W.; Schuchert, P. & van der Land, J. (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 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 
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 polyps unknown [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality West Africa [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Orchistoma pileus from Kramp (1959)
Orchistoma pileus from...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:285115
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-05-05 06:13:49Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-03-11 07:17:01Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Orchistoma pileus (Lesson, 1843). In: Schuchert, P. (2016) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=285115 on 2016-05-05
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