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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka xamaycaensis (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) 
AphiaID: 166926

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 editorPetrosina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhloeodictyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Junior homonymy with insect genus Aka White, 1879. Reverting to next available name.)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonodictyon xamaycaense Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka de Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonodictyon Bergquist, 1965
Source  original description 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. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Jamaica
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166926
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-08 15:57:44Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-03-27 01:22:31Z  changed  Schönberg, Christine
  
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  Citation: Schönberg, C.; van Soest, R. (2014). Aka xamaycaensis (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166926 on 2014-04-18
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