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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Dercitus) Gray, 1867 
AphiaID: 555670

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Dercitus) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalina bucklandi Bowerbank, 1858 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus Gray, 1867
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBattersbyia Bowerbank, 1874 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1867a. Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Dercitus) bucklandi (Bowerbank, 1858)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555670
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2010-12-14 13:06:02Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2010-12-14 13:14:28Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Dercitus (Dercitus) Gray, 1867. 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. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555670 on 2014-11-29
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