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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus xanthus Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010 
AphiaID: 468857

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Genus)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus (Stoeba) xanthus Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella xantha (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDercitus Gray, 1867
Source  original description Sutcliffe, P.R.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Pitcher, C.R. 2010. The most common sponges on the Great Barrer Reef seabed, Australia, include species new to science (Phylum Porifera). Zootaxa 2616: 1-30., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2010/f/zt02616p030.pdf
page(s): 6 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral and Southern Great Barrier Reef [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype QM G329976, locality Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef (Australia, Great Barrier Reef, off Gladstone, S of Rock Cod Shoal, epibenthic sled) [details]
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:468857
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Date   action   by
2010-04-26 09:17:39Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2010-09-29 08:32:11Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2010-12-15 10:30:55Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Dercitus xanthus Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010. 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=468857 on 2014-07-23
  


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