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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia equilateralis Fraser, 1938 
AphiaID: 418898

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 equilateralis (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
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): 37, pl. 9 fig. 40 [details]

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Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype Ecuador, Guayas Province, Santa Elena Bay,off La Libertad, 02°10’36”S, 80°55’50”W, 8-12 fm (15-22 m), sand + shell.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:418898
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2011-05-05 06:13:49Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Obelia equilateralis Fraser, 1938. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=418898 on 2015-03-02
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