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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKephyes ovata (Keferstein & Ehlers, 1860) 
AphiaID: 387273

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 editorCalycophorae (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClausophyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKephyes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKephyes Pugh, 2006
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClausophyes massiliana Patriti, 1969 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClausophyes ovata (Keferstein & Ehlers, 1860)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiphyes ovata Keferstein & Ehlers, 1860 (basionym)
Sources  basis of record Pugh, P. R. 2006. Reclassification of the clausophyid siphonophore Clausophyes ovata into the genus Kephyes gen. nov. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K. 86 (5): 997-1004. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcupine Seabight [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagami Bay [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mills et al 1996, Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:387273
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-03-25 13:42:27Z  created  Mapstone, Gill
2013-12-27 13:53:10Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Kephyes ovata (Keferstein & Ehlers, 1860). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=387273 on 2014-07-22
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