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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota atra (Whitfield, 1901) 
AphiaID: 240546

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochotidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota Ridley, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia atra Whitfield, 1901 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota imminuta Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Sources  original description Whitfield, R.P. (1901). Notice of a new sponge from Bermuda and of some other forms from the Bahamas. Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 14: 47-50; pls I-V (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bahamas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240546
Taxonomic
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2007-05-24 18:13:03Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Iotrochota atra. 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=240546 on 2014-08-22
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