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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTectitethya macrostella Sarà & Bavestrello, 1996 
AphiaID: 170929

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 editorTectitethya (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTectitethya macrostella (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTectitethya Sarà, 1994
Sources  original description Sarà, M.; Bavestrello, G. 1996a. West Indies genera Columnitis,Tectitethya and Nucleotethya new genus with description of new species (Porifera, Tethyidae). Bulletin of Marine Science 59(2): 370-392. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Mexico [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [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]
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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Gulf of Mexico, Florida [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype USNM 34556 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170929
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-10-18 17:26:23Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Tectitethya macrostella Sarà & Bavestrello, 1996. 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=170929 on 2014-12-29
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