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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha (Vomerula) falcula (Bowerbank, 1874) 
AphiaID: 168431

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 editorMerliida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha (Vomerula) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha (Vomerula) falcula (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha (Vomerula) Schmidt, 1880
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria falcula Bowerbank, 1874
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria falcula Bowerbank, 1874 · accepted, alternate representation (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamacantha falcula (Bowerbank, 1874) · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Sources  basis of record Hajdu, E. 2002. Family Hamacanthidae Gray, 1872. Pp. 665-668. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168431
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2009-03-12 08:38:15Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Hamacantha (Vomerula) falcula. 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=168431 on 2015-05-04
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