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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia ophiraphidites (de Laubenfels, 1934) 
AphiaID: 165956

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberitida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia ophiraphidites (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia Berg, 1899
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorViles ophiraphidites de Laubenfels, 1934
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria braziliensis Hechtel, 1983 · accepted, alternate representation (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites sinuatus Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia roquensis Diaz, Alvarez & van Soest, 1987 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia sinuatus (Pulitzer-Finali, 1996) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorViles ophiraphidites de Laubenfels, 1934 (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Díaz, M.C.; Pomponi, S.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1993. A systematic revision of the central West Atlantic Halichondrida (Demospongiae, Porifera). Part III: Description of valid species. Pp. 283-306. In: Uriz, M.-J. & Rützler, K. (Eds), Recent Advances in Ecology and Systematics of Sponges. Scientia Marina, 57(4): 273-4. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Greater Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Barbados
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAmazonia [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEastern Brazil [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFernando de Noronha and Atoll das Rocas [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNortheastern Brazil [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTrindade and Martin Vaz Islands [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
Specimens 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype [from synonym] USNM 22334, locality Greater Antilles (Stn 45, Puerto Rico) [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 29 proteins) 
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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165956
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-18 17:45:06Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Topsentia ophiraphidites. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165956 on 2016-07-23
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