WoRMS taxon details

Podocoryna americana (Mayer, 1910)

731064  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731064)

Hydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910) · unaccepted (genus transfer)
Hydractinia selena (Mills, 1976) · unaccepted (synonym)
Podocoryna selena Mills, 1976 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Podocoryne americana Mayer, 1900 · unaccepted (basionym)
Podocoryne selena Mills, 1976 · unaccepted > misspelling - incorrect subsequent spelling
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Note New England coast  
Type locality New England coast [details]
Schuchert, P. (2024). World Hydrozoa Database. Podocoryna americana (Mayer, 1910). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731064 on 2024-06-24
2013-05-21 11:03:14Z

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original description  (of Hydractinia americana (Mayer, 1910)) Edwards, C., 1972. The hydroids and the medusae Podocoryne areolata , P. borealis and P. carnea. J. mar. biol. Ass. U.K. 52 1: 97-144.
page(s): 133 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Podocoryne selena Mills, 1976) Mills, C.E., 1976. Podocoryne selena, a new species of hydroid from the Gulf of Mexico, and a comparison with Hydractinia echinata. Biol. Bull. mar. biol. Lab. Woods Hole 151 1: 214-224.
page(s): 214, figs 1-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Podocoryne carnea var. americana Mayer, 1910) Mayer, A. G. 1910. Medusae of the world. Hydromedusae, Vols. I & II. Scyphomedusae, Vol III. Carnegie Institution, Washington. pp. 735, plates 1-76., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1327020
page(s): 137, fig. 74, pl. 14 figs 2-6, pl. 15 fig. 14 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference Miglietta, M. P., & Cunningham, C. W. 2012. Evolution of life cycle, colony morphology, and host specificity in the family Hydractiniidae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria). Evolution 66: 3876-901., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01717.x
page(s): 5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From editor or global species database
Type locality New England coast [details]