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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium pyrifera Delle Chiaje, 1828 
AphiaID: 189895

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizaxinella pyrifera (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sensu Pallas, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Source  original description Delle Chiaje, S. (1828) Memorie sulla Storia e Notomia degli Animali senza Vertebre del Regno di Napoli. 3. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorItalian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Type material of Delle Chiaje's Alcyonium pyriferum has not been located with certainty. The Sarà collection in the Genua Museum has slides labeled Rhizaxinella pyrifera without indication of locality, next to specimens identified by Sarà from known localities.  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mediterranean [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189895
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-15 15:34:07Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Alcyonium pyrifera Delle Chiaje, 1828. 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=189895 on 2014-08-29
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