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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 
AphiaID: 131771

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasidae Verrill, 1907
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinopsis Schmidt, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOroidea Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalinopsis Schmidt, 1880 (nomen nudum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonochalinopsis Schmidt, 1880 (nomen nudum)
Sources  original description Duchassaing De Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. 1864. Spongiaires de la mer Caraïbe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV. [details] [full text]

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taxa (41)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas axifera Hentschel, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas bispiculata Vacelet, Vasseur & Lévi, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas braekmani Thomas, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas cavernosa Thiele, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas cerebrum Assmann, van Soest & Köck, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas cervicornis (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas ceylonica Dendy, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas citrina Gotera & Alcolado, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas clathrodes (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas conifera (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dendromorpha Lévi, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dilatata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas gracilis Whitelegge, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas inaequalis Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas linnaei De Voogd, Parra-Velandia & van Soest, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas marmarica Lévi, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas mauritiana (Carter, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas nakamurai Hoshino, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas nemoechinata Hoshino, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas novaecaledoniae Lévi & Lévi, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas repens Lehnert & van Soest, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas robusta Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas rudis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas schmidti Wilson, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas semiglaber Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sventres Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas tubulata Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas wiedenmayeri Alcolado, 1984

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas carpenteri (Gray, 1867) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas fascicularis (Gray, 1867) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas adriatica (Gray, 1867) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas albolutea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas arborescens (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas clavaeformis (Carter, 1883) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas cylindrica (Carter, 1883) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas longissima Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sparsus (Gray, 1867) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBamburi [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Kenya Banks [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWasini Channel [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorKenya [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni [details]
Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemicyclops perinsignis Humes, 1973 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2272) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2272) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2272) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2338) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2338) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2480) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2480) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2493) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2704) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2704) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2704) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2704) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2704) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2858) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2858) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 2921) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 3267) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 3308) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 3398) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 4296) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 4296) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 4296) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 4296) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 66) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 66) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 66) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Agelas sp. 66) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution A verticillated acanthostyle assumed to belong to this genus was found in an Eocene age drilling core south of Bermuda. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Agelas spicule
Agelas spicule
Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Agelas dispar Duchassa...
Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 Holotype
Agelas dispar Duchassa...
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Agelas fibre
Agelas fibre
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131771
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-19 16:57:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-02-09 13:10:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Agelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864. 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131771 on 2014-12-27
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