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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFieldingiidae Tabachnick & Janussen, 2004 
AphiaID: 171617

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinellida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexasterophora (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSceptrulophora (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFieldingiidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSceptrulophora
Source  original description Tabachnick, K.R.; Janussen, D. 2004. Description of a new species and subspecies of Fieldingia, erection of a new family Fieldingidae and a new order Fieldingida (Porifera; Hexactinellida; Hexasterophora). In: Pansini, M.; Pronzato, R.; Bavestrello, G.; Manconi, R. (eds). Sponge science in the new millenium. Boll.Mus.Ist.Biol.Univ.Genova 68: 623-637. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFieldingia Kent, 1870
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Originally, the family name was spelled Fieldingidae, but this has been corrected to Fieldingiidae in accordance with the rules of the ICZN. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171617
Edit history
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-02-09 08:03:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-02-27 14:31:12Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-07-16 09:03:46Z  changed  Dohrmann, Martin
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  Citation: Dohrmann, M.; van Soest, R. (2012). Fieldingiidae Tabachnick & Janussen, 2004. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios Lopez, P. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=171617 on 2017-09-22
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