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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia roquensis Diaz, Alvarez & van Soest, 1987 
AphiaID: 194444

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberitida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia roquensis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia ophiraphidites (de Laubenfels, 1934)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia Berg, 1899
Sources  original description Díaz, M.C.; Alvarez, B.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (1987). New species of Demospongiae (Porifera) from the national park 'Archipiélago de Los Roques', Venezuela. Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde. 57 (1): 31-41.
page(s): 34; pl. I B-C; -fig. 2. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Díaz, M.C.; Pomponi, S.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1993. A systematic revision of the central West Atlantic Halichondrida (Demospongiae, Porifera). Part III: Description of valid species. Pp. 283-306. In: Uriz, M.-J. & Rützler, K. (Eds), Recent Advances in Ecology and Systematics of Sponges. Scientia Marina, 57(4): 273-4. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Southern Caribbean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype F.C.L.R. Por. 125, locality Southern Caribbean (Venezuela, Archipielago Los Roques N.P., Dos Mosquises Sur) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194444
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-01-02 19:22:26Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-18 17:45:06Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-29 13:07:36Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Topsentia roquensis Diaz, Alvarez & van Soest, 1987. 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.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=194444 on 2016-05-24
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