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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus fucorum (Esper, 1794) 
AphiaID: 150225

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus Vosmaer, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus dubius (Bowerbank, 1874) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus edwardii (Bowerbank, 1866) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus gracilis (Bowerbank, 1866) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus imitatus (Bowerbank, 1874) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendoryx thompsoni (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperella normani (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia collina (Bowerbank, 1882) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia normani (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis dubia (Bowerbank, 1874) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis edwardii (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis fucorum (Esper, 1794) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis gracilis (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis involuta (Bowerbank, 1882) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis normani (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis paupera (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis thompsoni (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria fucorum (Esper, 1794) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria parasitica (Montagu, 1814) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria thompsoni Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona parasitica (Montagu, 1814) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya alderi Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya collina Bowerbank, 1882 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya dubia Bowerbank, 1874 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya edwardii Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya fucorum (Esper, 1794) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya gracilis Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya hispida Bowerbank, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya imitata Bowerbank, 1874 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya invalida Bowerbank, 1874 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya involuta Bowerbank, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya normani Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya parasitica (Montagu, 1814) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya paupera Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya pertenuis Bowerbank, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya scitula Bowerbank, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla thompsoni (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReniera paupera (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia fucorum Esper, 1794 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia parasitica Montagu, 1814 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Esper, E.C.J. 1794. Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg):1-303. [details]

new combination reference Vosmaer, G.C.J. 1880. The Sponges of the Leyden Museum. 1. The family of the Desmacidinae. Notes from the Leyden Museum 2: 99-164. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcarrot-sponge  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge mousse de carotte  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTang-Schwamm [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Argentina
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMar del Plata (inaccurate[details]
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoscoff [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaroe Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampbell Island (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFaroe Plateau [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalvinas/Falklands (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Georgia (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTristan Gough (inaccurate[details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres suberitis Giesbrecht, 1897 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Esperiopsis fucorum (Esper, 1794)
Esperiopsis fucorum (E...
[image from synonym]
Amphilectus fucorum
Amphilectus fucorum
Amphilectus fucorum
Amphilectus fucorum
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150225
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-03 15:15:02Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-07-12 07:04:29Z  changed  Amelinckx, Simon
2006-12-21 19:17:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphilectus fucorum (Esper, 1794). 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=150225 on 2014-09-01
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