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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacoplegma Schulze, 1895 
AphiaID: 606633

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinellida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexasterophora (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLyssacinosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuplectellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuplectellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacoplegma (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacopegma Schulze, 1895
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuplectellinae Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Schulze, F.E. 1895. Hexactinelliden des indischen Oceanes. I. Die Hyalonematiden. Physikalische Abhandlungen der Königlischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 2: 1-60, pls I-IX. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Laubenfels, M.W. De. (1936). A Discussion of the Sponge Fauna of the Dry Tortugas in Particular and the West Indies in General, with Material for a Revision of the Families and Orders of the Porifera. Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication. 467 (Tortugas Laboratory Paper 30) 1-225, pls 1-22. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling De Laubenfels (1936: 187) misspelled the genus name Placopegma as Placoplegma. Burton (1959) also made the same misspelling. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:606633
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2012-07-29 09:02:03Z  created  van Soest, Rob
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2012). Placoplegma Schulze, 1895. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios Lopez, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=606633 on 2017-10-22
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