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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthorybia lucida Biggs, 1978 
AphiaID: 287289

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 editorAthorybia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthorybia lucida (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthorybia Eschscholtz, 1829
Sources  original description Biggs, D.C., 1978. Athorybia lucida, a new species of siphonophore (Physonectae Athorybiidae) from the North Atlantic Ocean. Bull. Mar. Sci. 28 : 537-542. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral North Atlantic [details]
Sargasso Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSargasso Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editorDistribution Rare, only 8 specs collected in Sargasso Sea  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-50 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287289
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-03-25 14:23:57Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-21 19:05:40Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Athorybia lucida Biggs, 1978. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287289 on 2014-11-29
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