Neopetrosia proxima

Neopetrosia proxima

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Haplosclerida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Porifera
Classis: Demospongiae
Subclassis: Heteroscleromorpha
Ordo: Haplosclerida

Familia: Petrosiidae
Genus: Neopetrosia
Species: Neopetrosia proxima

NameEdit

Neopetrosia proxima (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)

Original combination: Thalysias proxima Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864

Type locality: Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Distribution: Bahamas. Caribbean: Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Jamaica, Martinique, Barbados, Panamá, Colombia, Belize. Guyana. Brazil: North to North East Regions (Amapa, Maranhão, Rio Grande do Norte and Sergipe states).

SynonymyEdit

  • Densa araminta Laubenfels, 1934 (junior synonym)
  • Thalysias proxima Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
    • Neofibularia proxima ( Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
    • Xestospongia proxima ( Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)

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LinksEdit

  • Van Soest, R.W.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2020). World Porifera Database. Neopetrosia proxima (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=378581 on 2020-11-04
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