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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos Gray, 1867

132064  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132064)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos adriatica Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864) (type by original designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachya Carter, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTuberella Keller, 1880 (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos alphiensis Samaai & Gibbons, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos bergmanni de Laubenfels, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos ciliata (Wilson, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos conferta Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos duchassaingi (Topsent, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos durissima (Carter, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos globosa Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos glutinans Moraes, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos hajdui Carvalho, da Silva & Pinheiro, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos horrida (Carter, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos kanuux Lehnert, Hocevar & Stone, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos laxosuberites (Sollas, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos lobata Calcinai, Bastari, Bertolino & Pansini, 2017
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos niger Hoshino, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos nuda (Kirkpatrick, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos papillata (Keller, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos pernucleata (Carter, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos potiguarensis Carvalho, da Silva & Pinheiro, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos robustus Plotkin & Janussen, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos rosacea Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos simplex (Lambe, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos suberitoides (Brøndsted, 1934)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos tenta Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1994
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos vannamei de Laubenfels, 1935

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos adriatica Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos chromis de Laubenfels, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos suberitoides (Brøndsted, 1934) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos lithophaga (Wiedenmayer, 1977) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos pernucleata (Carter, 1870) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAaptos unispiculus (Carter, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurypon unispiculum (Carter, 1880) (genus transfer)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gray, J.E. (1867). 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]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Van Soest (2002: 228) misquoted the type...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Van Soest (2002: 228) misquoted the type species as Ancorina adriatica, but it is Aaptos adriatica. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The gender of Aaptos is not clear. Aaptos is a...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The gender of Aaptos is not clear. Aaptos is a Greek adjective meaning 'strong'. The ending suggests it is masculine, but Gray erected it for type species Aaptos adriatica which has a female ending. [details]
van Soest, R. (2006). Aaptos Gray, 1867. 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, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=132064 on 2017-12-17

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-03-25 11:06:31Z
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2005-07-19 12:48:03Z
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2005-11-07 19:42:14Z
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2006-08-30 18:17:58Z
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2006-08-31 17:38:30Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). 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]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachya Carter, 1870) Carter, H.J. 1870a. On two new Species of Subspherous Sponges, with Observations. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 6(32):176-182, pl. XIII [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTuberella Keller, 1880) Keller, C. 1880a. Neue Coelenteraten aus dem Golf von Neapel.Archiv für mikroskopische Anatomie und Entwicklungsmechanik 18:271-280. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyophaena Schmidt, 1880) Schmidt, O. 1880a. Zusatz zu obiger Abhandlung (von Keller). Archiv für mikroskopische Anatomie und Entwicklungsmechanik 18: 280-282. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. 2002. Family Suberitidae. In: Hooper, J.N.A & Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds). Systema Porifera, a guide to the classification of the sponges (in 2 volumes). Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, New York: 1-1708, i-xlviii. [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Kelly, M.; Edwards, A.R.; Wilkinson, M.R.; Alvarez, B.; Cook, S. de C.; Bergquist, P.R.; Buckeridge, St J.; Campbell, H.J.; Reiswig, H.M.; Valentine, C.; Vacelet, J. (2009). Phylum Porifera: sponges. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 23-46. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachya Carter, 1870) Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyophaena Schmidt, 1880) Van Soest, R.W.M. 2002. Family Suberitidae. In: Hooper, J.N.A & Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds). Systema Porifera, a guide to the classification of the sponges (in 2 volumes). Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, New York: 1-1708, i-xlviii. [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTuberella Keller, 1880) Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Van Soest (2002: 228) misquoted the type species as Ancorina adriatica, but it is Aaptos adriatica. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The gender of Aaptos is not clear. Aaptos is a Greek adjective meaning 'strong'. The ending suggests it is masculine, but Gray erected it for type species Aaptos adriatica which has a female ending. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 





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