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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon spiculosa (Dendy, 1887) 
AphiaID: 166694

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina spiculosa (Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona spiculosa (Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonochalina spiculosa Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1890a. Observations on the West-Indian Chalinine Sponges,with Descriptions of new Species. Transactions of the Zoological Societyof London 12: 349-368, pls LVIII-LXIII. [details]

original description Dendy, A. 1887c. (Observations on the West Indian Chalininae, with description of new species). Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1887: 503-507. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bahamas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico and Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166694
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-10-31 15:00:05Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphimedon spiculosa (Dendy, 1887). 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=166694 on 2014-09-23
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