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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus lobata (Montagu, 1814) 
AphiaID: 157368

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus lobata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Spelling variation)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus lobatus (Montagu, 1814)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus Vosmaer, 1880
Sources 
source of synonymy Gosner, K.L. 1971. Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLorneville Harbour [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
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 PESI 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet suspension feeding. Captures minute particles of food on their collars and ingesting them. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators generally for group, most predators (crabs and other invertebrates), find sponges distasteful either because of a presumably offensive odor or because of their spicules. Predators do include littorinid snails and nudibranchs. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Asexual reproduction by buds and gemmules and sexual reproduction (internally) by eggs and sperm; free-swimming cilated larvae (in general, most species are believed to be hermaphroditic but may not produce male and female gametes simultaneously). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy used to be called Mycale ovulum as per Linkletter, 1977 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157368
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-23 09:16:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2005-07-26 12:02:34Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-12-21 19:17:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-06-22 14:34:17Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2014-02-16 18:30:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphilectus lobata (Montagu, 1814). 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=157368 on 2014-12-27
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