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Metania Gray, 1867

167051  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167051)

accepted
Genus
Parametania Brien, 1968 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2018). World Porifera database. Metania Gray, 1867. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2018) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167051 on 2019-02-23
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019). African Register of Marine Species. Metania Gray, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167051 on 2019-02-23
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofParametania Brien, 1968) Brien, P. (1968). Les genres <i>Parametania</i> (n. gen.) et <i>Metania</i> (Gray). I.Éponges d'eau douce africaines. <i>Parametania Schoutedeni</i> (Burton) -<i>Parametania Godeauxi</i> (n. sp.). <em>Bulletin de l'Académie royale de Belgique. Classe des sciences.</em> 54(4): 374-398, pls I-II. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2002). Suborder Spongillina subord. nov.: Freshwater sponges. Pp. 921-1020. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2009). Atlas of African freshwater sponges. <em>Studies in Afrotropical Zoology, Tervuren, Royal Museum for Central Africa.</em> 295, 1-214. [details]   

additional source Manconi, R.; Cadeddu, B.; Pronzato, R. (2015). Adaptive morpho-traits, taxonomy and biogeography of <em>Metania </em>Gray, 1867 (Porifera: Spongillina: Metaniidae) with the description of a new species from Madagascar. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3918(1): 39-56., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3918.1.2
page(s): 39 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Da Silva, C.M.M.; Volkmer-Ribeiro, C. (1998). The Ethiopian species of the genus <i>Metania</i> (Porifera, Metaniidae): I. Redescription of <i>M. pottsi</i>, comb. n. <em>Iheringia. Série Zoologia.</em> 85: 157-168. [details]   
 
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