Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria > Class Hydrozoa > Subclass Hydroidolina > Order Anthoathecata > Suborder Capitata > Family Capitata incertae sedis > Genus Plotocnide

Plotocnide borealis Wagner, 1885

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PlotocnideWagner, 1885accepted genus name

Species group names

Syndiction boreale Birula, 1896 subjective synonym

Literature

original description

Wagner, N. 1885. Die Wirbellosen des Weissen Meeres. Erster Band. Zoologische Forschungen an der K├╝ste des Solowetzkischen Meerbusens in den Sommermonaten der Jahre 1877, 1878, 1879 und 1882. W. Engelmann, Leipzig. pp. 171, 21 plates.

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

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Schuchert, P. 2010. The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Capitata Part 2. Revue Suisse de Zoologie 117: 337-555.

redescription

Schuchert, P. 2012. North-West European Athecate Hydroids and their Medusae. Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series) 59. The Linnean Society of London, London, pp. i-viii, 1-364.

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Taxonomy

WoRMS

External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications)
GBIF
GBIF

Citation

WoRMS (2014). Plotocnide borealis Wagner, 1885. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117458

Dr Wim Vervoort. Plotocnide borealis Wagner, 1885. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=240554

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

IUCN:
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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Last modified

2004-12-21 by Dr Wim Vervoort & by Jacob van der Land

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