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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883) 
AphiaID: 164829

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas flabelliformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon flabelliformis Carter, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon flabelliformis Carter, 1883 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1883b. Contributions to our Knowledge of the Spongida. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 12 (71): 308-329, pls XI-XIV. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Barbados Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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Barbados
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Parra et al. 2014 assigned this species to the synonymy of Agelas dilatata, but the type material and recent fresh material (Van Soest et al. 2014) conforming to it, appear different, a.o. lacking the dense circular openings on the upper surface. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164829
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-09-19 16:57:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Agelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883). 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=164829 on 2015-08-03
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