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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia contorta Margulis, 1976 
AphiaID: 291229

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 editorApolemiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia contorta (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia contorta (Margulis, 1976)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTottonia Margulis, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolemia Eschscholtz, 1829
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): 1246 [details]

source of synonymy Siebert, S., Pugh, P.R., Haddock, S.H.D., Dunn, C.W. 2013. Re-evaluation of characters in Apolemiidae (Siphonophora), with description of two new species from Monterey Bay, California, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3702.3.1
page(s): 224 [details]

redescription Mapstone, G. M. 2003. Redescriptions of two physonect siphonophores, Apolemia uvaria (Lesueur, 1815) and Tottonia contorta Margulis, 1976, with comments on a third species Ramosia vitiazi Stepanjants, 1967 (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Apolemiidae). Systematics and Biodiversity 1 2: 181-212. [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 editorIndian Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology rare [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epipelagic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291229
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-03-15 08:36:49Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2012-10-19 07:49:56Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
2012-10-19 08:23:58Z  changed  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-28 13:28:42Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2013-12-29 12:42:38Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Tottonia contorta 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=291229 on 2014-12-21
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