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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 170566

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia Marshall, 1892
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium vesparium Lamarck, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium vesparium Lamarck, 1815 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona cribosa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocliona cribraria Verrill, 1907 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymeniacidon pulvinatus Bowerbank, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapillina cribrosa Schmidt, 1870 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoterion atlantica George & Wilson, 1919 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrianos tierneyi de Laubenfels, 1953 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosuberites melanos de Laubenfels, 1934 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia othello de Laubenfels, 1950 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparia (Lamarck, 1814) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium typica Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirastrella andrewsi George & Wilson, 1919 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirastrella pulvinata (Bowerbank, 1872) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia dysoni Carter, 1882 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalysias vesparia (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Rützler, K. (2002). Family Clionaidae D'Orbigny, 1851. Pp. 173-185. In: Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow. (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium pallida Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium typica Vicente, Rützler & Carballeira, 1991 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFloridian [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFloridian [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBermuda [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorVirginian [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Bahamian
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBahamian [details]
Bermuda
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBermuda [from synonym] [details]
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Eastern Caribbean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Floridian
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFloridian [from synonym] [details]
Greater Antilles
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Northeastern Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNortheastern Brazil [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Northern Gulf of Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [from synonym] [details]
Rio Grande
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRio Grande [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Southern Caribbean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean [from synonym] [details]
Virginian
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorVirginian [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Western Caribbean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Caribbean [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] MNHN LBIM DT 3419, locality Greater Antilles ('Antilles') [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Often misspelled as S. vesparia, but vesparium is a noun, so it will not take its gender from the genus name. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170566
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-01-06 19:07:48Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2008). Spheciospongia vesparium (Lamarck, 1815). 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=170566 on 2016-07-30
   


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