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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) 
AphiaID: 167854

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 editorMicrocionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) elegans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Acarnia) Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho (Plocamia) elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (subgenus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho coriacea var. elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (upgrade to species)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntho elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia coriacea var. elegans Ridley & Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamia elegans Ridley & Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamilla coriacea var. elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlocamilla elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. 1887. Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. ‘Challenger’ during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Challenger’, 1873-1876.Zoology 20(59): i-lxviii, 1-275, pls I-LI, 1 map. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Azores Canaries Madeira
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]

Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Plocamia coriacea var. elegans holotype
Plocamia coriacea var....
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167854
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-09-09 16:45:37Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-05 12:35:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-08-23 13:21:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2012-09-18 17:14:27Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Antho (Acarnia) elegans (Ridley & Dendy, 1887). 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=167854 on 2014-12-18
  


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