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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium cydonium Linnaeus, 1767 
AphiaID: 189902

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 editorHymeniacidon cydonium (Linnaeus, 1767)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sensu Pallas, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1767). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 2): 533-1327, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Mediterranean [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (38 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Incertae sedis. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Africa and Mediterranean [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189902
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-08-31 18:09:44Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-05 12:45:22Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Alcyonium cydonium Linnaeus, 1767. 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=189902 on 2014-09-19
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