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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia cerebriformis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) 
AphiaID: 165386

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 editorSmenospongia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia Wiedenmayer, 1977
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippospongia equina var. cerebriformis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (genus transfer and status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia cerebriformis var. typica (Hyatt, 1877) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia cerebriformis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina cerebriformis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer and status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina cerebriformis var. typica Hyatt, 1877 (genus transfer)
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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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia cerebriformis var. typica (Hyatt, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia cerebriformis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [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]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 91, locality Eastern Caribbean (Virgin Islands, Saint Thomas) [view taxon]

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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 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Spongia cerebriformis lectotype specimen
Spongia cerebriformis ...
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Spongia cerebriformis paralectotype specimen
Spongia cerebriformis ...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165386
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-05-17 18:25:03Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Smenospongia cerebriformis (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.; 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=165386 on 2014-10-20
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