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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 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
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas arborescens (Lamarck, 1815) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas cylindrica (Carter, 1883) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas longissima Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (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 Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De 1815 [1814]. Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]

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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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Bahamas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelizean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMexican Exclusive Economic Zone [Caribbean part] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuban Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [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. (2014). 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.; 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=164841 on 2014-12-29
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