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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmapsamma anchorata (Carter, 1882) 
AphiaID: 169121

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 editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmapsamma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmapsamma anchorata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmapsamma Burton, 1934
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon carterianum Arndt, 1927 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon reptans Ridley & Dendy, 1886 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmapsamma reptans (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibularia anchorata Carter, 1882 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolopsamma helwigi de Laubenfels, 1936 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details] [full text]

new combination reference Burton, M. 1934a. Sponges. Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29 4 (14): 513-621, pls 1-2. [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 Bahia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Brazil
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrazil [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar (inaccurate[details]
Jamaica
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Netherlands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetherlands Antilles [details]
South China Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChina Sea (inaccurate[details]
Venezuela
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntigua and Barbuda [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea West [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNortheastern Brazil [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Antigua and Barbuda
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFreetown [details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (inaccurate[details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni (inaccurate[details]
Malaysia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMalaysia (inaccurate[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Indies [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBahia Blanca [details]
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [details]
Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Sponge Guide 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indo-West Pacific records of this species are referable to Desmapsamma vervoorti. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169121
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-09-07 11:43:13Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Desmapsamma anchorata (Carter, 1882). 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=169121 on 2014-12-28
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