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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cactiformis Carter, 1885 
AphiaID: 189845

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyonellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cactiformis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaphoxya cactiformis (Carter, 1885)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella Schmidt, 1862
Source  original description Carter, H.J. 1885a. Descriptions of Sponges from the Neighbourhood of Port Phillip Heads, South Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 15(86): 107-117, pl. IV [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Port Philip Heads, South Australia [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189845
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-10-06 14:20:30Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-17 17:34:12Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Acanthella cactiformis Carter, 1885. 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=189845 on 2014-12-27
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