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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia alternata Fraser, 1938 
AphiaID: 292628

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 editorLeptothecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanulariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia alternata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia Péron & Lesueur, 1810
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia alternata Fraser, 1938
Sources  original description Fraser, C. M. 1938a. Hydroids of the 1934 Allan Hancock Pacific Expedition. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 4: 1-105., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/26529#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 35, pl. 8 fig. 38 [details]

source of synonymy UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

Environment marine, fresh
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype Ecuador, Galápagos Islands, Charles Island, Post Office Bay, 01°14’37”S, 90°28’08”W, 15 fm (27 m), rock. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292628
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-21 13:45:25Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-05-05 06:13:49Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2015-04-07 09:09:41Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2015). Obelia alternata Fraser, 1938. In: Schuchert, P. (2015) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=292628 on 2015-05-30
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