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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarrus orthocannoides Totton, 1954 
AphiaID: 287288

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 editorAgalmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarrus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarrus Totton, 1954
Sources  original description Totton, A. K. 1954. Siphonophora of the Indian Ocean together with systematic and biological notes on related specimens from other oceans. Discovery Rep. 27: 1-162., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28339#page/15/mode/1up
page(s): 59, txt figs 22-23 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Not a typical Marrus species, but no other physonect yet found with similar nectophores, so can only retain for the present.  [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology rare [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epi-bathypelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287288
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-03-30 10:54:16Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-20 18:13:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Marrus orthocannoides Totton, 1954. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287288 on 2014-08-30
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