Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria > Class Hydrozoa > Subclass Hydroidolina > Order Siphonophorae > Suborder Physonectae > Family Agalmatidae > Genus Stephanomia

Stephanomia amphytridis Lesueur & Petit, 1807

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

StephanomiaLesueur & Petit, 1807accepted genus name

Species group names

Halistemma amphytridis (Lesueur & Petit, 1807) synonym


original description

Lesueur, C. A., and Petit, N. 1807. Voyage de découvertes aus terres Australes exécuté par ordre de S. M. l’Empereur et Roi. Atlas, Part 1. 40 plates. Imprimé par Langlois, Paris.

basis of record

Pugh, P. R. and R. Gasca. 2009. Siphonophorae (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 395–402 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

Dunn, C. W., Pugh, P. R., and Haddock, S. H. D. 2005b. Molecular phylogenetics of the Siphonophora (Cnidaria), with implications for the evolution of functional specialisation. Syst. Biol. 54 (6): 916-935.

additional source

Pugh, P. R. 2006. The taxonomic status of the genus Moseria (Siphonophora, Physonectae). Zootaxa 26: 1-42.

additional source

Totton, A. K. 1936. Plankton of the Bermuda Oceanographic Expeditions. VII. Siphonophora taken during the year 1931. Zoologica (N. Y.) 21 (4): 231-240.

status source

Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230.





External Links

Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications)
Barcode of Life (1 barcode)
USNM Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria Collection
GenBank (4 nucleotides; 1 proteins)


Schuchert, P.; Mapstone, G. (2014). Stephanomia amphytridis Lesueur & Petit, 1807. 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:387271




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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