WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthopyxis compressa (Clark, 1877)

292523

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292523

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Often regarded as indistinguishable from...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Often regarded as indistinguishable from Orthopyxis integra (MacGillivray, 1842). Many records of both species outside their type localities are likely wrong. All the Orthopyxis species need a thorough revision. [details]
Schuchert, P. (2014). Orthopyxis compressa (Clark, 1877). 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=292523 on 2017-11-20

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2008-01-21 13:45:25Z
created
2011-05-05 06:13:49Z
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2013-09-10 08:54:31Z
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2014-03-22 15:39:25Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia compressa Clarke, 1877) Clark, S. F. 1877. Report on the hydroids collected on the coast of Alaska and the Aleutian Islands by W.H. Dall, U.S. Coast Survey, and party, from 1871 to 1874 inclusive. - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1876: 209-235, plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/84760#page/239/mode/1up
page(s): 214, pl. 8 [details]   

source of synonymy van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

redescription Arai, M.N. & A. Brinckmann-Voss, 1980. Hydromedusae of British Columbia and Puget Sound. Can. Bull. Fish. aquat. Sci. 204 : 1-192.
page(s): 101, figs 57-58 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia compressa Clarke, 1877) Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia compressa Clarke, 1877) Leloup, E. (1934). Note sur les hydropolypes de la rade de Villefranche-sur-Mer (France) [Note on the hydropolyps of the sea basin of Villifranche-sur-Mer (France)]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 10(31): 1-18. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Often regarded as indistinguishable from Orthopyxis integra (MacGillivray, 1842). Many records of both species outside their type localities are likely wrong. All the Orthopyxis species need a thorough revision. [details]