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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDotona Carter, 1880 
AphiaID: 132029

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDotona pulchella Carter, 1880 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae d'Orbigny, 1851
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDyscliona Kirkpatrick, 1900 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1880b. Report on Specimens dredged up from the Gulf of Manaar and presented to the Liverpool Free Museum by Capt.W.H. Cawne Warren. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 6(31):35-61, pls IV-VI; 129-156, pls VII, VIII. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDotona davidi (Kirkpatrick, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDotona pulchella Carter, 1880
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunafuti [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The relationships of Dotona with other Clionaidae need further studies [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132029
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-07-26 12:02:34Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-07-28 14:58:19Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-12-06 19:16:26Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2011-01-11 19:08:16Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2011-04-12 15:29:35Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2014). Dotona Carter, 1880. 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=132029 on 2014-09-20
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