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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria bowerbanki Burton, 1930 
AphiaID: 132588

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria bowerbanki (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria (Halichondria) bowerbanki Burton, 1930
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria Fleming, 1828
Sources  original description Burton, M. 1930b. Additions to the Sponge Fauna at Plymouth. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 16 (2): 489-507. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsliertige broodspons  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBowerbank's halichondria  [details]
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taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria bowerbanki var. stellifera Breton, Girard & Lagardère, 1995 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria (Halichondria) bowerbanki Burton, 1930
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Plymouth [details]
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBretagne [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Netherlands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Grand Banks - Southern Labrador [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres jeanyeatmanae Yeatman, 1970 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius gracilis C. B. Wilson, 1932 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
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 Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (15 nucleotides; 9 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet suspension feeding. Captures minute particles of food on their collars and ingesting them. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators generally for group, most predators (crabs and other invertebrates), find sponges distasteful either because of a presumably offensive odor or because of their spicules. Predators do include littorinid snails and nudibranchs. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Asexual reproduction by buds and gemmules and sexual reproduction (internally) by eggs and sperm; free-swimming cilated larvae (in general, most species are believed to be hermaphroditic but may not produce male and female gametes simultaneously). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Plymouth [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132588
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-07 15:05:34Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Halichondria bowerbanki Burton, 1930. 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=132588 on 2014-12-20
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