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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea variabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) 
AphiaID: 164974

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysideidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea Johnston, 1842
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon variabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea crawshayi de Laubenfels, 1936 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Duchassaing De Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. 1864. Spongiaires de la mer Caraïbe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV. [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 editorBermuda [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 37, locality Eastern Caribbean (St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Amphimedon variabilis Duch. & Mich. original image
Amphimedon variabilis ...
[image from synonym]
Amphimedon variabilis lectotype
Amphimedon variabilis ...
[image from synonym]
Dysidea variabilis
Dysidea variabilis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164974
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-11-19 14:55:05Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Dysidea variabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=164974 on 2014-09-17
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