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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagalma birnsteini Margulis, 1976 
AphiaID: 290650

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 editorParagalma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagalma birnsteini (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (New specimens have allowed this species to be compared with Halistemma cupulifera, and thus to consider it a junior synonym of that species.)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalistemma cupulifera Lens & van Riemsdijk, 1908
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagalma Margulis, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalistemma Huxley, 1859
Sources  original description Margulis, R. Ya. 1976. New genera of the suborder Physophorae from the Indian Ocean. Zool. Zh. 55 (8): 1244-1246. (In Russian).
page(s): 1244 [details]

status source Pugh, P. R.; Baxter, E. J. (2014). A review of the physonect siphonophore genera Halistemma (Family Agalmatidae) and Stephanomia (Family Stephanomiidae). Zootaxa. 3897(1): 1., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2014/f/z03897p111f.pdf [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Indian Ocean [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy An indeterminate species never found again since 1976. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 0-660 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:290650
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
2014-12-20 10:50:08Z  changed  Pugh, Phil
  
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  Citation: Pugh, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Paragalma birnsteini Margulis, 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=290650 on 2014-12-22
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