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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilocaulis walpersii (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) 
AphiaID: 165618

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilocaulis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilocaulis Carter, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella appressa Verrill, 1907 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella ramosa Burton, 1954 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella rudis Verrill, 1907 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella rudis (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPandaros walpersii Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudaxinella rosacea (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtilocaulis gracilis Carter, 1883 (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
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States Virgin Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico and Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [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]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBermudian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVirgin Islands [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 56, locality Eastern Caribbean (St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands) [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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Axinella ramosa Burton, 1954
Axinella ramosa Burton...
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165618
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-15 17:28:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-07-29 09:02:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2013). Ptilocaulis walpersii (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. (2013) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165618 on 2014-04-16
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