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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) 
AphiaID: 167854

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) elegans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) Gray, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia coriacea var. elegans Ridley & Dendy, 1887
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Plocamia) elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (subgenus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho coriacea var. elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (upgrade to species)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia coriacea var. elegans Ridley & Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia elegans Ridley & Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamilla coriacea var. elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamilla elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M.; Beglinger, E.J.; De Voogd, N.J. (2013). Microcionid sponges from Northwest Africa and the Macaronesian Islands (Porifera, Demospongiae, Poecilosclerida). Zoölogische Mededelingen Leiden. 87 (4): 275-404., available online at http://www.zoologischemededelingen.nl/cgi/t/text/get-pdf?c=zoomed;idno=8702a03 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Azores Canaries Madeira [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSahelian Upwelling [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Plocamia coriacea var. elegans holotype
Plocamia coriacea var....
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167854
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-09-09 16:45:37Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-05 12:35:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-08-23 13:21:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-09-18 17:14:27Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2015-04-28 13:04:52Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2015). Antho (Acarnia) elegans (Ridley & 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167854 on 2015-07-02
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