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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 170566

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia Marshall, 1892
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium vesparium Lamarck, 1815 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona cribosa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocliona cribraria Verrill, 1907 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymeniacidon pulvinatus Bowerbank, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapillina cribrosa Schmidt, 1870 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoterion atlantica George & Wilson, 1919 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrianos tierneyi de Laubenfels, 1953 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosuberites melanos de Laubenfels, 1934 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia othello de Laubenfels, 1950 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparia (Lamarck, 1814) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium typica Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirastrella andrewsi George & Wilson, 1919 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirastrella pulvinata (Bowerbank, 1872) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia dysoni Carter, 1882 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalysias vesparia (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De 1815 [1814]. Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium pallida Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium typica Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North Carolina [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Florida [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bermuda [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Puerto Rico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Bahamas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Belize
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Netherlands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetherlands Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuadeloupe and Martinique Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Caribbean [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 editorCaribbean Sea [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 editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBermudian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [details]
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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Often misspelled as S. vesparia, but vesparium is a noun, so it will not take its gender from the genus name. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170566
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-01-06 19:07:48Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815). 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=170566 on 2014-12-25
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