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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella Schmidt, 1862 
AphiaID: 165648

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 editorDictyonellidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella acuta Schmidt, 1862 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyonellidae van Soest, Diaz & Pomponi, 1990
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1862. Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella aculeata Thiele, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella acuta Schmidt, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella annulata Sarà, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella branchia Sim, Kim & Byeon, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella calyx (Dendy, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cavernosa Dendy, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella costata Kieschnick, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cubensis (Alcolado, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella dendyi (Bergquist, 1970)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella erecta (Carter, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella flabellata (Tanita, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella flagelliformis (van Soest & Stentoft, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella gorgonoides (Thomas, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella hispida Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella inflexa (Pulitzer-Finali, 1982)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella insignis Thiele, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella klethra Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella ligulata (Burton, 1928)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella mastophora (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella megaspicula Thomas, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella minuta Tanita, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella multiformis Vosmaer, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella oviforma Tanita & Hoshino, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella pulcherrima Ridley & Dendy, 1886
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella ramosa Kumar, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella ramus (Sim, Kim & Byeon, 1990)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella simplex Thiele, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella styloida Tanita & Hoshino, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella tenuispiculata Dendy, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella vaceleti van Soest & Stentoft, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella vulgata Thiele, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella xutha (de Laubenfels, 1954)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella aurantiaca Keller, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cactiformis Carter, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaphoxya cactiformis (Carter, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella carteri Dendy, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella columnata (Burton, 1928) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhakellia columnata (Burton, 1928)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella corrugata George & Wilson, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella corrugata (George & Wilson, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cristagalli (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTedania cristagalli Dendy, 1924 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTedania (Tedaniopsis) cristagalli Dendy, 1924
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella ehrenbergi Keller, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna ehrenbergi (Keller, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella elongata (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuletta elongata Dendy, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella euctimena Hentschel, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhakettia euctimena (Hentschel, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella flabelliformis Keller, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodictyum flabelliforme (Keller, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella hirciniopsis Carter, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaphoxya cactiformis (Carter, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella obtusa Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyonella obtusa (Schmidt, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella stipitata Carter, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhakellia stipitata (Carter, 1881)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKosi Bay [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalindi [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Acanthella sp. 418) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Acanthella sp. 583) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Acanthella sp. 836) 
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Senior homonym of Acanthella Allman, 1883 (Cnidaria) [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Acanthella acuta
Acanthella acuta
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Acanthella acuta Schmidt
Acanthella acuta Schmidt
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Acanthella acuta ZMA Por. 14589
Acanthella acuta ZMA P...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165648
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-10-06 14:20:30Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-17 17:34:12Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Acanthella Schmidt, 1862. 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=165648 on 2014-04-20
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