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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia porrecta (Topsent, 1928) 
AphiaID: 234361

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 editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCiocalypta porrecta (Topsent, 1928)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia Berg, 1899
Sources  original description Topsent, E. 1928c. Spongiaires de l’Atlantique et de la Méditerranée provenant des croisières du Prince Albert ler de Monaco. Résultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies par le Prince Albert I. Monaco 74:1-376, pls I-XI. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Van Soest, R.W.M. 1993b. Distribution of sponges on the Mauritanian continental shelf. Pp. 95-106. In:Wolff,W.J., van der Land, J., Nienhuis,P.H. & de Wilde, P.A.W.J. (Eds), Ecological Studies in the Coastal Waters of Mauritania. Hydrobiologia, 258: i-ix, 1-222. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbados Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBanc d'Arguin [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234361
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Date   action   by
2006-11-10 07:36:39Z  created  Wambiji, Nina
2007-08-29 13:07:36Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2013). Topsentia porrecta (Topsent, 1928). 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. (2013) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234361 on 2014-04-16
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