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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculites higginsii Schmidt, 1879 
AphiaID: 171177

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleritodermidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculites (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculites higginsii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculites Schmidt, 1879
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAciculites Schmidt, 1879
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1879. Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Abtheilung I. Heft I. Pp. 1-32, pls I-IV. In:Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer: Jena). [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]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [details]
From other sources
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]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MZS Po 153, locality Greater Antilles (Cuba, Havana) [details]

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Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171177
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-12-06 20:21:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2013-01-22 09:50:16Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Aciculites higginsii Schmidt, 1879. 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=171177 on 2014-11-27
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