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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans (Johnston, 1842) 
AphiaID: 133882

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) incrustans (Johnston, 1842)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla Schmidt, 1862
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria incrustans Johnston, 1842
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrough scallop horny sponge  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge incrustée  [details]
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taxa (5)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans cylindrica Tanita & Hoshino, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) incrustans cylindrica Tanita & Hoshino, 1989 (subgenus assignment)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans gigantea Koltun, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) incrustans gigantea Koltun, 1959 (subgenus assignment)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans reses (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) reses (Topsent, 1892) (status change)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans var. rosacea (Lieberkühn, 1859) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) rosacea (Lieberkühn, 1859)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans var. viscosa (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) rosacea (Lieberkühn, 1859) (subgenus assignment and junior synonym)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Pacific Ocean (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Norway and Finnmark [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSahelian Upwelling (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth and West Iceland [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Greenland Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [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 (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection (9 records) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Lévi's (1952) record from Senegal does not have the characteristic spination of M. incrustans tornotes (multiple small denticles), so it is very likely a different species. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Myxilla incrustans (Johnston, 1842)
Myxilla incrustans (Jo...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133882
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-06-01 13:23:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Myxilla incrustans (Johnston, 1842). In: 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.; Rios Lopez, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=133882 on 2017-10-17
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