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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLefroyella decora Thomson, 1878 
AphiaID: 171717

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinellida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexasterophora (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSceptrulophora (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuretidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuretinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLefroyella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLefroyella decora (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLefroyella Thomson, 1878
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLefroyella Thomson, 1878
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyringidium zitteli Schmidt, 1880 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Thomson, C.W. 1878. Voyage of the 'Challenger'. The Atlantic. Volume 1. (Macmillan and Co.: London): ix-xxix, 1-424., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43188#page/9/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bermuda
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [details]
Eastern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuadeloupe [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [from specimen] [view specimen]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]

Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype BMNH 1887.10.20.127, locality Bermuda (near Bermuda or mid-Atlantic, Challenger Expedition stat.56) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] ZMUB , locality Eastern Caribbean (Montserrat) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MCZ 6494, locality Guadeloupe (off Guadeloupe) [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171717
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-09-12 09:48:23Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-12-11 13:30:48Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Lefroyella decora Thomson, 1878. 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=171717 on 2014-11-29
  


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