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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon Gray, 1867 
AphiaID: 178340

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 editorAgelasida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon sparsus Gray, 1867 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelasidae Verrill, 1907
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1867a. Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon carpenteri Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas carpenteri (Gray, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon clavaeformis Carter, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon cylindricum Carter, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon fascicularis Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas fascicularis (Gray, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon flabelliformis Carter, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon mauritiana Carter, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas mauritiana (Carter, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon oroides (Schmidt, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEctyon sparsus Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType species Erected for type species Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867, which is a Agelas. [details]
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Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867
Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178340
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Date   action   by
2005-08-02 12:28:16Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2006-01-03 18:48:18Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2006-01-17 18:41:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-19 16:57:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Ectyon Gray, 1867. 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178340 on 2014-07-28
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