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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon caribica (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) 
AphiaID: 166661

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon caribica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina caribica Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina caribica Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (genus transfer)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina caribica Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1986). A collection of West Indian Demospongiae (Porifera). In appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the West Indies. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 86: 65-216.
page(s): 170-171; fig 82-83 [details]

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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
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 Caribbean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Specimen  Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype [from synonym] MSNG 47709, locality Greater Antilles (La Parguera, Puerto Rico) [view taxon]
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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166661
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-11-07 16:39:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Amphimedon caribica. 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://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166661 on 2016-09-30
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