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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca mirabilis (Allman, 1883) 
AphiaID: 220596

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 editorPlumularioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKirchenpaueriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca Stechow, 1919
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplocheilus allmani Torrey, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca allmani (Torrey, 1902) (synonym)
Sources 
redescription Vervoort, W., & Watson, J. E. 2003. The marine fauna of New Zealand: Leptothecata (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) (thecate hydroids). NIWA Biodiversity Memoir 119: 1-538. [details] [full text]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca mirabilis var. mirabilis Totton, 1930
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnotheca mirabilis warreni Totton, 1930
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South Africa. – Australia. – New Zealand. – California. – Japan [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial, fixed sporosacs [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220596
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-10-21 07:31:10Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z  changed  van der Land, Jacob
2009-05-22 14:22:31Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2014). Pycnotheca mirabilis (Allman, 1883). In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220596 on 2014-10-02
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