Obelia dichotoma   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Hydrozoan)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Hydrozoa
Order:Leptothecata
Family:Campanulariidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Campanularia dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gonothyraea integra Fraser, 1940
Laomedea dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
(Basionym)
Obelia alternata Fraser, 1938
Obelia articulat (Aghassiz, 1865)
Obelia australis von Lendenfeld, 1885
Obelia biserialis Fraser, 1948
Obelia cheloniae Jarvis, 1922
Obelia commissuralis McCrady, 1859
Obelia nodosa Bale, 1924

Common Name (s)
• Sea Thread Hydroid (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Mumbai (Lat: 18.9) (Long: 72.66) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Gaonkar, CA; Sawant, SS; Anil, AC; Krishnamurthy, V and Harkantra, SN (2010) Changes in the occurance of hard substratum fauna: A case study from Mumbai harbour, India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India 39(1) 74-84 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/3596/1/Indian_J_Mar_Sci_39_74.pdf

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