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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon nigricans (Bowerbank, 1858) 
AphiaID: 132971

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia nigricans (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria nigricans Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria pattersoni Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria scandens Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon pattersoni (Bowerbank, 1866) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon scandens (Bowerbank, 1866) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophonopsis nigricans (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophonopsis pattersoni (Bowerbank, 1858) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMenyllus nigricans (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1858. On the Anatomy and Physiology of the Spongiadae. Part I. On the Spicula. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 148(2): 279-332, pls XXII-XXVI. [details] [full text]

original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1866a. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Celtic Seas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of France [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Portugal
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortugal [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South European Atlantic Shelf
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Sweden
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSweden [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attribute 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 » 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]
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Family: Acarnidae according to Trott (2004). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132971
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-14 10:17:34Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2008-11-27 20:08:56Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Iophon nigricans (Bowerbank, 1858). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=132971 on 2014-08-20
  


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