WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarrus orthocannoides Totton, 1954

287288  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287288)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Not a typical Marrus species, but no other...  
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]
Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2013). Marrus orthocannoides Totton, 1954. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287288 on 2017-12-16

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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2009-03-30 10:54:16Z
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2013-12-20 18:13:10Z
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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]   

additional source Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.
page(s): 63, txt figs 28-29 [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. 1999. A review of the genus Bargmannia Totton, 1954 (Siphonophorae, Physonecta, Pyrostephidae). - Bulletin of the Natural History Museum Zoology Series 65: 51-72., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127504#page/53/mode/1up
page(s): 70 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Dunn, C. W.; Pugh, P. R.; Haddock, S. H. D. (2005). Marrus claudanielis, a new species of deep-sea physonect siphonophore (Siphonophora, Physonectae). Bulletin of Marine Science. 76 (3): 699-714.
page(s): 710 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rengarajan, K. 1975. Distribution of siphonophores along the west coast of India and the Laccadive Sea. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. India 17 (1): 56-72.
page(s): 59, 65, 67, fig.12 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Pugh, P. R. (2013). Confirmed records of Siphonophorae found below 500 m depth. (personal database). [details]   
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]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epi-bathypelagic [details]