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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa ocilia Dalyell, 1847 
AphiaID: 594951

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria incertae sedis (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (possible synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBougainvillia pyramidata (Forbes & Goodsir, 1853)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Dalyell, J.G., 1847-1848. Rare and remarkable animals of Scotland, represented from living subjects: with practical observations on their nature., available online at http://www.archive.org/details/rareremarkablean01daly
page(s): 64 [details]

Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Also mentioned as Medusa octocilia in text for plate in Dalyell (1847) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:594951
Edit history
Date   action   by
2012-01-27 06:58:23Z  created  Schuchert, Peter
2012-03-09 07:43:07Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Medusa ocilia Dalyell, 1847. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=594951 on 2014-10-02
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