Hydrozoa taxon details

Orthopyxis compressa (Clark, 1877)

292523  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292523)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Status Often regarded as indistinguishable from Orthopyxis integra (MacGillivray, 1842). Many records of both species outside...  
Status Often regarded as indistinguishable from Orthopyxis integra (MacGillivray, 1842). Many records of both species outside their type localities are likely wrong. All the Orthopyxis species need a thorough revision. [details]
Schuchert, P. (2021). World Hydrozoa Database. Orthopyxis compressa (Clark, 1877). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=292523 on 2021-09-17
Date
action
by
2008-01-21 13:45:25Z
created
2011-05-05 06:13:49Z
changed
2013-09-10 08:54:31Z
changed
2014-03-22 15:39:25Z
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original description  (of Campanularia compressa Clarke, 1877) Clark, S. F. 1877. Report on the hydroids collected on the coast of Alaska and the Aleutian Islands by W.H. Dall, U.S. Coast Survey, and party, from 1871 to 1874 inclusive. - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1876: 209-235, plates., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26298960
page(s): 214, pl. 8 [details]   

source of synonymy van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

redescription Arai, M.N. & A. Brinckmann-Voss, 1980. Hydromedusae of British Columbia and Puget Sound. Can. Bull. Fish. aquat. Sci. 204 : 1-192.
page(s): 101, figs 57-58 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Status Often regarded as indistinguishable from Orthopyxis integra (MacGillivray, 1842). Many records of both species outside their type localities are likely wrong. All the Orthopyxis species need a thorough revision. [details]