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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella gorgonoides (Thomas, 1984) 
AphiaID: 557268

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 editorDictyonellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella Schmidt, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBubaris gorgonoides Thomas, 1984 (genus transfer)
Source  original description Thomas, P.A. 1984. Sponges collected aboard R.V.'Skipjack' from the southeast coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 26 (1&2): 95-102. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mannar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:557268
Taxonomic
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2010-12-26 20:04:24Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Acanthella gorgonoides (Thomas, 1984). 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=557268 on 2014-09-23
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