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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacospongiidae Gray, 1867 
AphiaID: 131672

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 editorHadromerida (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadromerida
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1867a. Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details] [full text]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnotoa de Laubenfels, 1955
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacospherastra van Soest, 2009
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacospongia Gray, 1867

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphinolana Rützler & Hooper, 2000 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnotoa de Laubenfels, 1955
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyscaphora Hanitsch, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacospongia Gray, 1867
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Sponges with amoured surface plates and spherical microscleres <282>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131672
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-12-12 19:27:27Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Placospongiidae Gray, 1867. 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: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131672 on 2014-10-23
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