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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyrtios caracasensis (Carter, 1882) 
AphiaID: 165345

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 editorThorectidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThorectinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyrtios (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyrtios Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia caracasensis Carter, 1882 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThorectopsamma chromogenia de Laubenfels, 1950 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermudian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Venezuela
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Sponge Guide 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165345
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-04-20 19:06:24Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Hyrtios caracasensis (Carter, 1882). 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=165345 on 2014-10-22
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