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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus americanus (Ridley & Dendy, 1887) 
AphiaID: 168339

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 editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus americanus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus Vosmaer, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperiopsis edwardii var. americana Ridley & Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer & upgrade to species)
Source  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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Magellan Strait [details]
From editor or global species database
Channels and Fjords of Southern Chile
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChannels and Fjords of Southern Chile [details]
Chile
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChile [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChilean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Magellan [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168339
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-05-16 06:30:28Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphilectus americanus (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=168339 on 2014-12-20
  


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