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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka infesta (Johnson, 1889) 
AphiaID: 132931

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhloeodictyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka infesta (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Junior synonymy with insect genus Aka White, 1879. Reverting to next available name.)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonodictyon infestum (Johnson, 1889)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAka de Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiphonodictyon Bergquist, 1965
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcca infesta Johnson, 1899
Sources  basis of record Schönberg, C.H.L.; Beuck, L. (2007). Where Topsent went wrong: Aka infesta a.k.a. Aka labyrinthica (Demospongiae: Phloeodictyidae) and implications for other Aka species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 87, 1459–1476.
page(s): 1466-1469 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
From other sources
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Attributes Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton > zooplankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFeedingtype filter feeder (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132931
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-08-05 10:55:27Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2008-03-07 15:24:48Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2008-03-08 15:57:44Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-03-27 01:22:31Z  changed  Schönberg, Christine
2017-07-31 19:43:49Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; Schönberg, C.; van Soest, R. (2017). Aka infesta (Johnson, 1889). 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios Lopez, P. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=132931 on 2017-08-22
   


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