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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus innominatus Gray, 1867 
AphiaID: 167346

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 editorAcarnus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus Gray, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus (Acarnus) Gray, 1867
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus (Acarnus) innominatus Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnus carteri Ridley, 1884 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFonteia anomala Gray, 1867 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1867a. 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] [full text]

redescription Carter, H.J. 1871c. On two undescribed Sponges and two Esperiadae from the West Indies; also on the Nomenclature of the Calcisponge Clathrina, Gray. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 7(40):268-283, pl. XVII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Floridian
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Greater Antilles
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indies [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African part of the South Atlantic Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Southern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH Bk. 309, locality Caribbean Sea ('West Indies' (St. Vincent ?)) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Gray (1867) erected this species with unrecognizable description, based on figures of spicules and skeleton of an unknown sponge in Bowerbank (1964: figs. 73-76, 292). Carter (1871c) found this material in the collections of the British Museum and gave a recognizable description.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167346
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-01-05 12:53:53Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Acarnus innominatus Gray, 1867. 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=167346 on 2014-09-22
  


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