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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia fenestrata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 
AphiaID: 193760

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 editorKeratosa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia fenestrata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmenospongia musicalis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Sources  original description Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 36; pl III fig 7 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Eastern Caribbean [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype MSNT Port. 102, locality Eastern Caribbean (Saint Thomas, Iles Vierges) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This combination is a junior homonym of Spongia fenestrata Lamarck, 1814. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Wiedenmayer (1977) followed by Van Soest (1978) assigned this to Smenospongia aurea (Hyatt). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Spongia fenestrata Duch. & Mich lectotype specimen
Spongia fenestrata Duc...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:193760
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-07-11 14:38:04Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-04-17 07:57:56Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2009). Spongia fenestrata. 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=193760 on 2016-07-28
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