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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta Schmidt, 1880 
AphiaID: 171141

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopeltidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta perfecta Schmidt, 1880 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopeltidae Sollas, 1888
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1880b. Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Heft II. Abtheilung II. Hexactinelliden. Abtheilung III. Tetractinelliden. Monactinelliden und Anhang. Nachträge zu Abtheilung I (Lithistiden). Pp. 33-90, pls V-X. In: Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer:Jena). [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta amphiaster (Schmidt, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta imperfecta Schmidt, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta perfecta Schmidt, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta plinthosellina Lévi & Lévi, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta pulvinus Kelly, 2007
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
Link 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]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Neopelta perfecta
Neopelta perfecta
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171141
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Neopelta Schmidt, 1880. 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=171141 on 2014-12-27
  


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