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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) 
AphiaID: 166675

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosclerina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon excelsa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Source  original description Schmidt, O. 1870. Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166675
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-04-12 13:03:09Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphimedon excelsa (Schmidt, 1870). 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=166675 on 2014-12-27
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