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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta Thomson, 1872 
AphiaID: 124343

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuechinoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothurioida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosomatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma Thomson, 1872
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma Thomson, 1872
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta Thomson, 1872
Sources  original description Thomson, C.W. 1872. On the Echinidea of the 'Porcupine' Deep-sea Dredging Expeditions. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. pp. 491-497, available online at https://archive.org/stream/philtrans00795337/00795337#page/n0/mode/2up
page(s): 494 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta africana Mortensen, 1934
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta placenta Thomson, 1872
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta sigsbei A. Agassiz, 1880

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta var. africana Mortensen, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta africana Mortensen, 1934
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta var. africanum Mortensen, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhormosoma placenta africana Mortensen, 1934
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
Denmark
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFaeroes [details]
Gulf of Guinea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Haïti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaiti [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Iceland [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Ireland [details]
Nicaragua
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNicaragua [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indies [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The echinoderms of Panama LifeDesks 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology acts as host to juvenile Cusk Eels (Osteichthyes: Ophidiidae) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124343
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2011-04-08 07:45:14Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2011-04-27 12:37:20Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2015). Phormosoma placenta. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2015) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124343 on 2015-04-18
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