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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerticillitida 
AphiaID: 169705

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 editorKeratosa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerticillitida (Order)
Authority Termier & Termier in Termier, Termier & Vachard, 1977
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyoceratida
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKeratosa
Sources  original description Termier, H.; Termier, G.; Vachard, D. 1977. Monographie paléontologique des affleurements Permiens du Djebel Tebaga (Sud Tunisien). Palaeontographica 156 (1-3): 1-109. [details]

source of synonymy Wörheide, G. (2008). A hypercalcified sponge with soft relatives: Vaceletia is a keratose demosponge. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 47(1): 433-438. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Assignment to the synonymy of Verticillitida follows after Wörheide's discovery that its only living taxon, Vaceletia crypta, is a dictyoceratid sponge, however fossil taxa assigned to this group might not belong to the Dictyoceratida. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169705
Edit history
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-07-26 12:02:34Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-05-18 10:05:01Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2011-11-21 10:16:28Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2015-04-21 10:18:47Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Verticillitida. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169705 on 2017-09-21
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