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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon Risso, 1827 
AphiaID: 131723

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcaronea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycettidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycettidae Dendy, 1893
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDunstervillia Bowerbank, 1845 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoderma Lendenfeld, 1885 (preoccupied and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuckartea Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScypha Gray, 1821 (nomen oblitum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptoconus Jenkin, 1908 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycarium Haeckel, 1869 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycocystis Haeckel, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendron Haeckel, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendrum Haeckel, 1869 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyconella Schmidt, 1868 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycortis Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycum Agassiz, 1846 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTenthrenodes Jenkin, 1908 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Risso, A., 1827. Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l’Europe Méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes, Vol. 5 [imprint 1826]: i-vii, 1-403, Plates 1-10. F.-G. Levrault, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121914#page/9/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhairy tube-sponges  [details]
Direct child
taxa (99)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon abyssale Borojevic & Graat-Kleeton, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon acanthoxea (Little, 1963)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon album Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ampulla (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon antarcticum (Jenkin, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon arcticum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum (Gibson, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon australe (Jenkin, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon barbadense (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon boreale (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon brasiliense Borojevic, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon calcaravis Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon caminatum Thacker, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon capricorn Wörheide & Hooper, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon carteri Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ciliatum (Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon coactum (Urban, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon compactum Lambe, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon cylindricum Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon defendens Borojevic, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon digitiforme Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon dunstervillia (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonense Lambe, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon elegans (Bowerbank, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ensiferum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon escanabense Duplessis & Reiswig, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon faulkneri Ilan, Gugel, Galil & Janussen, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon formosum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon frustulosum Borojevic & Peixinho, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum (Blainville, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon giganteum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon globulatum Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon grantioides Dendy, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon helleri (Lendenfeld, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon hozawai Breitfuss, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon huinayense Azevedo, Hajdu, Willenz & Klautau, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon inconspicuum (Lendenfeld, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon incrustans Breitfuss, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon karajakense Breitfuss, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon kerguelense Urban, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lambei Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lendenfeldi Row & Hozawa, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lingua (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lunulatum (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon luteolum Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon matsushimense Tanita, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon mexico Hôzawa, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon minutum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon misakiense Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon mundulum Lambe, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon munitum Jenkin, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon natalense Borojevic, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon okadai Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ornatum Kirk, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon parvulum (Preiwisch, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pedicellatum Kirk, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pentactinale Rossi, Farina, Borojevic & Klautau, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon plumosum Tanita, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon proboscideum Breitfuss, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon proboscideum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon protectum Lambe, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pulchrum Tanita, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulatum (Schmidt, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ramsayi (Lendenfeld, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon raphanus Schmidt, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon rotundum Tanita, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon satsumense Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon scaldiense (Van Koolwijk, 1982)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schmidti (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schuffneri Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon setosum Schmidt, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirense Hozawa, 1918
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon stauriferum (Preiwisch, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon subhispidum (Carter, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon sycandra (Lendenfeld, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tabulatum (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tenellum Lendenfeld, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tuba Lendenfeld, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon urugamii Tanita, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon verum Row & Hozawa, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon vigilans Sarà & Gaino, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon villosum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon yatsui Hozawa, 1929

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra aspera (Schmidt, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum Lambe, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lambei Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon boomerang Dendy, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantessa boomerang (Dendy, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon capillosum (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia capillosa (Schmidt, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon compressum (Fabricius, 1780) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia compressa (Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon coronatum (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ciliatum (Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon dendyi Kirk, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycute dendyi (Kirk, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonensis Lambe, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonense Lambe, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldtii (Risso, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon petiolatum Schmidt in Haeckel, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ampulla (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulata (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulatum (Schmidt, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadratum (Schuffner, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schuffneri Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ramosum (Smith in Haeckel, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantessa ramosa (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirensis Hozawa, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirense Hozawa, 1918
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tergestinum (Haeckel, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon raphanus Schmidt, 1862
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Norway  [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131723
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-04-03 15:15:02Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-05-06 11:23:27Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-10-18 10:48:19Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Sycon Risso, 1827. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez de Glasby, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schoenberg, C.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131723 on 2014-07-14
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