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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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillina (Suborder) > 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
Sources  original description Johnston, G. 1842. A History of British Sponges and Lithophytes.(W.H. Lizars: Edinburgh): i-xii, 1-264, pls I-XXV. [details] [full text]

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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
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans gigantea Koltun, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) incrustans gigantea Koltun, 1959
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans reses (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) reses (Topsent, 1892)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla incrustans var. viscosa (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) incrustans var. viscosa (Topsent, 1892)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Arctic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenegalese Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
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 editorGreenlandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [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 (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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhabitat intertidal [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), western slope of Newfoundland , including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50 m in the area southwest of Newfoundland and southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
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Myxilla incrustans (Johnston, 1842)
Myxilla incrustans (Jo...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133882
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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. (2014). Myxilla incrustans (Johnston, 1842). 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=133882 on 2014-12-20
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