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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Rhaphidotheca) Kent, 1870 
AphiaID: 132139

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaphidotheca marshallhalli Kent, 1870 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale Gray, 1867
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGomphostegia Topsent, 1896 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Gomphostegia) Topsent, 1896 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhaphidotheca Kent, 1870 (subgenus transfer)
Sources  original description Kent, W. Saville 1870a. On two new Siliceous Sponges taken in the late Dredging-Expedition of the Yacht 'Norma' off the Coasts of Spain and Portugal. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 6(33): 217-224, pl. XV. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Rhaphidotheca) arctica (Hentschel, 1929)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Rhaphidotheca) coronata (Dendy, 1926)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Rhaphidotheca) loricata (Topsent, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Rhaphidotheca) marshallhalli (Kent, 1870)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132139
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-07-06 09:34:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2014-01-10 10:21:16Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Mycale (Rhaphidotheca) Kent, 1870. 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=132139 on 2014-10-23
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