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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia falcifera Schmidt, 1880 
AphiaID: 134402

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 editorCorbitellinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia falcifera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia Schmidt, 1880
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia Schmidt, 1880
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHertwigia falcifera Schmidt, 1880
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1880b. Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Heft II. Abtheilung II. Hexactinelliden. Abtheilung III. Tetractinelliden. Monactinelliden und Anhang. Nachträge zu Abtheilung I (Lithistiden). Pp. 33-90, pls V-X. In: Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer:Jena). [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Dominica [from specimen] [view specimen]
From editor or global species database
Dominica
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDominica [details]
Eastern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Azores Canaries Madeira
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1910.1.10.477, locality Dominica [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
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:134402
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-09-19 12:19:46Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2008). Hertwigia falcifera Schmidt, 1880. 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. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=134402 on 2016-09-28
   


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