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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum (Blainville, 1834) 
AphiaID: 164580

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 editorSycettidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon Risso, 1827
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyoncellum gelatinosum Blainville, 1834 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia virgultosa Bowerbank in Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycandra alcyoncellum Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycandra arboreum Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum var. whiteleggei Dendy, 1893 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Blainville, H.M.D. De 1834. Manuel d’Actinologie ou de Zoophytologie. (F.G. Levrault: Paris, Strasbourg): Volume 1 (text),1-viii, 1-644; Volume 2 (atlas), pls I-C., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k981319/f3.image [details] [full text]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum var. whiteleggei Dendy, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum (Blainville, 1834)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Australian Gulfs [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164580
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2009-12-12 18:04:34Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Sycon gelatinosum (Blainville, 1834). 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=164580 on 2014-09-22
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