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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia diaphana Schmidt, 1870 
AphiaID: 191121

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 editorEsperia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia diaphana (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale diaphana (Schmidt, 1870)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia Nardo, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Aegogropila) Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1870. Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Florida [from specimen] [view specimen]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1870.5.3.32, locality Florida [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
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]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Uncertain Mycale with huge aberrant anisochelae (650 µm).
Type slide in BMNH: mycalostyles with very small blunt end (verging towards oxeas), 3 sizes of anisochelae, the largest of which is in rosettes, 2 sizes of sigmas, trichodragmas. Mixed in with spicules of other genera. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:191121
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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-20 08:35:42Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Esperia diaphana Schmidt, 1870. 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=191121 on 2014-11-28
  


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