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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis de Laubenfels, 1936 
AphiaID: 165782

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 editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites suluensis Wilson, 1925 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Laubenfels, M.W. De 1936a. A Discussion of the Sponge Fauna of the Dry Tortugas in Particular and the West Indies in General, with Material for a Revision of the Families and Orders of the Porifera. Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication 467 (Tortugas Laboratory Paper 30): 1-225, pls 1-22. [details]

original description Erpenbeck, D.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 2002. Family Halichondriidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 787-816. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis maraensis Kang & Sim, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis profunda Diaz, van Soest & Pomponi, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis spissa (Topsent, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis suluensis (Wilson, 1925)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis angulospiculata sensu de Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos pernucleata (Carter, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis aqabaensis (Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia aqabaensis Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis kushimotoensis Hoshino, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia kushimotoensis (Hoshino, 1977)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis lithophaga Wiedenmayer, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos pernucleata (Carter, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis novaezealandiae (Dendy, 1924) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia novaezealandiae (Dendy, 1924)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis oxyspicula Dickinson, 1945 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia oxyspicula (Dickinson, 1945)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis rea (De Laubenfels, 1934) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrmekioderma rea (de Laubenfels, 1934)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis reiswigi Diaz & Alvarez & van Soest, 1987 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyrmekioderma gyroderma (Alcolado, 1984)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis salomonensis (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia salomonensis (Dendy, 1922)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165782
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-24 14:11:24Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-27 15:12:00Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Epipolasis de Laubenfels, 1936. 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=165782 on 2014-11-28
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