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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia radiosa Bowerbank, 1866 
AphiaID: 134209

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia radiosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia Bowerbank, 1864
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1866a. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

redescription Boury-Esnault, N.; Pansini, M.; Uriz, M.J. 1994b. Spongiaires bathyaux de la mer d’Alboran et du golfe ibéro-marocain. Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle 160: 1-174.
page(s): 67-68; fig 43 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH Bk368, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Polymastia radiosa has been until 1994 considered as a synonym of P. robusta. The reexamination of the type specimen of Bowerbank and collection of new specimen in the ibero-morrocan gulf have demonstrated that this species is a good species  [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Polymastia radiosa , micrograph from the type specimen of the cortex
Polymastia radiosa , m...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134209
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-02-22 14:37:42Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2006-08-26 16:44:04Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-05-11 14:43:30Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2014). Polymastia radiosa. 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=134209 on 2014-12-26
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