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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumnitis squamata Schmidt, 1870 
AphiaID: 170908

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 editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumnitis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumnitis squamata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumnitis Schmidt, 1870
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColumnitis Schmidt, 1870
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1870. Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [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]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMB 6560, locality Greater Antilles ('Antillen') [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
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 editorNeotype USNM 34537 – Florida, Gulf of Mexico, erroneously nominated
as Neotype by Sarà & Bavestrello (1996), but now void because of discovery of type slide in Berlin Museum. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170908
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-04-09 18:28:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Columnitis squamata. 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=170908 on 2014-12-21
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