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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882) 
AphiaID: 168638

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 editorMycalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) laevis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882) · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymycale strongylata Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Carabobo [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelizean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rican part of the Caribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Cuba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Greater Antilles
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Netherlands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNetherlands Antilles [details]
Southern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Southwestern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [details]
Venezuela
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
Western Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDominican Republic Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHispaniola [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]

Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Sponge Guide 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168638
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-07-22 11:06:32Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Mycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882). 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=168638 on 2014-12-18
  


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