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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia conigera Bowerbank, 1874 
AphiaID: 134196

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia Bowerbank, 1864
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1874b. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae.Volume 3. (Ray Society: London): i-xvii, 1-367, pls I-XCII. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChannel Sea [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRoscoff [details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
New Zealand
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNew Zealand [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
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH Bk379, locality Atlantic (Shetland Islands) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype SME 00_POL_002, locality Atlantic (Shetland Islands) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Polymastia specimens described by Dendy, 1921 (Sealark Expedition) and Bergquist, 1968 are not P. conigera, but an other species from the Indo-Pacific region [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Great Britain [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134196
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-01-06 13:59:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Polymastia conigera Bowerbank, 1874. 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=134196 on 2014-09-20
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