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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882 
AphiaID: 191125

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia Nardo, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Aegogropila) Gray, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882
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  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Southern Caribbean [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimen  Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype BMNH 1939.3.24.23, locality Southern Caribbean (Puerto Cabelo, Carabobo, Venezuela) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:191125
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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-22 11:06:32Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Esperia 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.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=191125 on 2016-05-03
   


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