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Aequorea  Péron and Lesueur, 1809
Taxonomic Serial No.: 50623

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
             ClassHydrozoa Owen, 1843 – hydralike animals, hydroids, hydrozoans, hydraires, hydrozoaires, água viva, hidra, hidrozoa, hidrozoário, pólipo  
                   OrderLeptothecatae  – thecate hydroids, hydromedusae  
                         GenusAequorea Péron and Lesueur, 1809  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Aequorea albida A. Agassiz, 1862  
                            Species Aequorea australis Uchida, 1947  
                            Species Aequorea ciliata   
                            Species Aequorea coerulescens (Brandt, 1838)  
                            Species Aequorea conica Browne, 1905  
                            Species Aequorea floridana (L. Agassiz, 1862)  
                            Species Aequorea forskalea Péron and Lesueur, 1810  
                            Species Aequorea globosa Eschscholtz, 1829  
                            Species Aequorea macrodactyla (Brandt, 1835)  
                            Species Aequorea paracuminata (Rees, 1938)  
                            Species Aequorea parva Browne, 1905  
                            Species Aequorea pensilis (Eschscholtz, 1829)  
                            Species Aequorea tenuis (A. Agassiz, 1862)  
                            Species Aequorea victoria (Murbach and Shearer, 1902) – water jellyfish, water jellyfish 
                            Species Aequorea vitrina Gosse, 1853  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Aequorea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Raymond C.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Part F: Coelenterata   
  Page(s): xx + F1-F498   
  Publisher: Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Aequorea   

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