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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucetta floridana (Haeckel, 1872) 
AphiaID: 174278

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcinea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrinida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucettidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucetta (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucetta floridana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucetta Haeckel, 1872
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipostomella floridana Haeckel, 1872
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphoriscus floridanus Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDyssycus floridanus Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaltis floridana Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaltis floridana var. impura Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaltis floridana var. pura Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipostomella floridana Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer)
Sources 
redescription Valderrama, D.; Rossi, A. L.; Solé-Cava, A. M.; Rapp, H. T.; Klautau, M. (2009). Revalidation of Leucetta floridana (Haeckel, 1872) (Porifera, Calcarea): a widespread species in the tropical western Atlantic. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 157: 1-16., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2009.00522.x [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Florida [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRio Grande do Norte [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBermuda [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (20 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
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 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional information Leucaltis floridana, Haeckel 1872: 144; Dyssycus floridanus Haeckel, 1872: 144; Lipostomella floridana Haeckel 1872: 144; Amphoriscus floridanus Haeckel 1872: 144; Leucaltis pura Haeckel 1872: 144; Leucaltis impura Haeckel 1872: 144; Leucilla floridana, Jenkin 1908: 453 (to be verified sensu Borojevic & Klautau 2000); Leucetta floridana, Dendy & Row 1913: 734 (generic reallocation), de Laubenfels 1950: 146; Burton 1963: 46 (proposed as junior synonym of L. microraphis Haeckel, 1872); Leucetta microraphis Tanita 1942: 111; Leucetta microraphis Borojevic & Peixinho 1976: 1003 (Leucetta floridana after Borojevic & Klautau 2000); Leucetta aff. floridana, Lehnert & van Soest 1998: 99; Leucetta sp., Moraes et al. 2003: 117.

All these specimens are Leucetta floridana according to Lanna et al., 2009. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Leucetta floridana in vivo (Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte state)
Leucetta floridana in ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174278
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-14 06:54:12Z  created  Amelinckx, Simon
2005-12-17 11:44:10Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-01-29 10:42:16Z  changed  Klautau, Michelle
2011-06-09 17:16:32Z  changed  Klautau, Michelle
  
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  Citation: Klautau, M. (2011). Leucetta floridana (Haeckel, 1872). 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. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174278 on 2016-09-25
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