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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata (Bowerbank, 1858) 
AphiaID: 132172

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 editorGrantiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras Gray, 1858
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras cliarensis (Stephens, 1912) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. cliarensis (Stephens, 1912) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. impressa Borojevic, 1966 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. syconoides Borojevic, 1966 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia ensata Bowerbank, 1858 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaltis impressa Hanitsch, 1890 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra cliarensis Stephens, 1912 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUte ensata (Bowerbank, 1858) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1858. On the Anatomy and Physiology of the Spongiadae. Part I. On the Spicula. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 148(2): 279-332, pls XXII-XXVI. [details] [full text]

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. cliarensis (Stephens, 1912) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata (Bowerbank, 1858)
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. impressa Borojevic, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata (Bowerbank, 1858)
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata f. syconoides Borojevic, 1966 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras ensata (Bowerbank, 1858)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of France [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Ireland
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIreland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132172
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-01-13 15:19:27Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Aphroceras ensata. 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=132172 on 2014-08-02
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