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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWigginsia wigginsi de Laubenfels, 1953 
AphiaID: 167450

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWigginsia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWigginsia de Laubenfels, 1953
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWigginsia de Laubenfels, 1953
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho fragilis (Koltun, 1959) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia fragilis Koltun, 1959 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamionida fragilis (Koltun, 1959) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Laubenfels, M.W. De 1953c. Sponges of the Alaskan Arctic. Smithosnian Miscellaneous Collection 121 (6): 1-22. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Beaufort Sea - continental coast and shelf [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Chukchi Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Sea of Okhotsk
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOkhotsk Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlaska [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOyashio Current [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSea of Okhotsk [details]
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRussian Exclusive economic Zone [Arctic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 23222, locality Chukchi Sea (Unites States, Alaska, Point Barrow, dredge) [details]
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167450
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-07-21 14:00:07Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Wigginsia wigginsi de Laubenfels, 1953. 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=167450 on 2014-09-02
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