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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuconia nivea (Grant, 1826) 
AphiaID: 132201

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcaronea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaeriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuconia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuconia Grant, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaeria nivea (Grant, 1826) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra nivea (Grant, 1826) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia nivea Grant, 1826 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Grant, R.E. 1826b. Remarks on the structures of some Calcareous Sponges. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal 1: 166-170. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFladenkalkschwamm  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Norway and Finnmark [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (38 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132201
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-12-30 10:24:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Leuconia nivea. 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: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=132201 on 2014-08-21
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