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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium ficus sensu Linnaeus, 1767 
AphiaID: 246073

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 (misapplied name)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberites ficus (Johnston, 1842)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium sensu Pallas, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Source  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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurope [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is not Alcyonium ficus Pallas, 1766. Conspecificity with Suberites ficus sensu Johnston, 1842 is uncertain. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:246073
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2007-09-01 17:52:24Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Alcyonium ficus sensu 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246073 on 2014-09-02
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