Hydrozoa taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertum octocostatum M. Sars, 1835 
AphiaID: 117743

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptothecata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertum > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertum octocostatum
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertum L. Agassiz, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertum campanula (Fabricius, 1780) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRathkea octocostatum (M. Sars, 1835) (incorrect genus)
Sources  original description Sars, M. (1835). Beskrivelser og Iagttagelser over nogle moerkelige eller nye i Havet ved den Bergenske Kyst levende Dyr af Polypernes, Acalephernes, Radiaternes, Annelidernes og Molluskernes classer, med en kort Oversigt over de hidtil af Forfatter. Bergen. Trykt paa Thorstein Hallagers Forlag hos Chr. Dahl, R. S. xii + 81 pp., 15 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/46907 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Order: Leptothecatae according to Trott (2004). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Melicertum octocostatum
Melicertum octocostatum

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117743
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: Hydrozoa (2014). Melicertum octocostatum M. Sars, 1835. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database at http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117743 on 2014-12-29