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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrombus kittonii (Carter, 1874) 
AphiaID: 170356

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrombidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrombus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrombus Sollas, 1886
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorticium kittonii Carter, 1874 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1874a. Descriptions and Figures of Deep-sea Sponges and their Spicules from the Atlantic Ocean, dredged up on board H.M.S.‘Porcupine’, chiefly in 1869; with Figures and Descriptions of some remarkable Spicules from the Agulhas Shoal and Colon, Panama. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 14 (79): 207-221, 245-257, pls.XIII-XV. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanamanian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanamanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editorSpecimen BMNH - Type locality Colon, Atlantic coast of Panama [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170356
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-01-31 13:28:51Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-01-16 15:48:56Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Thrombus kittonii (Carter, 1874). 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=170356 on 2014-07-30
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