Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrionema amboinense Pictet, 1893

117560  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117560)

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Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrionema amboinensis Pictet, 1893 (incorrect suffix formation)
marine
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Amboina  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Amboina [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mediterranean records are incorrect, Atlantic...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mediterranean records are incorrect, Atlantic records refer to M. hargitti. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Myrionema hargitti (Congdon, 1906)is a...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Myrionema hargitti (Congdon, 1906)is a distinct species, the hydranths are much smaller. 16S genetic data confirmed this (unpublished) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Briggs & Gardner (1931) emended the suffix of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Briggs & Gardner (1931) emended the suffix of the specific epithet to amboinense corresponding to neuter gender of genus name.  [details]
Hydrozoa (2004). Myrionema amboinense Pictet, 1893. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117560 on 2017-12-14

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrionema amboinensis Pictet, 1893) Pictet, C. 1893. √Čtude sur les hydraires de la Baie d'Amboine. Revue suisse de Zoologie 1: 1-64, pls 1-3., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/38483#page/17/mode/1up
page(s): 19, pl. 1 figs 12-13, pl. 3, figs 55-56. [details]   

taxonomy source Briggs, E.A. & Gardner, V.E., 1931. Hydroida. Scient. Rep. Great Barrier Reef Exped. 1928-29 4 6: 181-196., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/195810#page/229/mode/1up
page(s): 184; note: Suffix of name changed to Myrionema amboinense corresponding to neuter gender of genus name [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Calder, D. R. 1988a. Shallow-water hydroids of Bermuda. The Athecatae. Royal Ontario Museum Life Sciences Contributions 148: 1-107. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, no medusae, sporosacs [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Mediterranean records are incorrect, Atlantic records refer to M. hargitti. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Myrionema hargitti (Congdon, 1906)is a distinct species, the hydranths are much smaller. 16S genetic data confirmed this (unpublished) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Briggs & Gardner (1931) emended the suffix of the specific epithet to amboinense corresponding to neuter gender of genus name.  [details]