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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 164841

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 sceptrum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sceptrum Lamarck, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas arborescens (Lamarck, 1815) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sceptrum Lamarck, 1815 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon cylindricum Carter, 1883 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon cylindricum Carter, 1883) 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 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAmazonia [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [from invalid identification] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
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 (14 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Sponge Guide 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Alcyonium sceptrum Lamarck
Alcyonium sceptrum Lam...
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164841
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. (2007). Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815). 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=164841 on 2016-09-26
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