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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasillina brevis (Bowerbank, 1861) 
AphiaID: 134215

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 editorQuasillina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasillina Norman, 1869
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBursalina muta Schmidt, 1875 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuplectella brevis Bowerbank, 1861 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia brevis (Bowerbank, 1861) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1861 (1860). List of British sponges. Pp. 235-236 In: McAndrew, R. (Ed.), List of the British marine invertebratefauna. Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, 30. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorShetlands [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Norway and Finnmark [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Arctic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAzores [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGibraltar [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 editorSyntype [from synonym] BMNH 10.1.5 & 6, locality Celtic Seas (Great Britain, Shetland) [view taxon]
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 (20 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 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134215
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Quasillina brevis (Bowerbank, 1861). 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=134215 on 2014-04-21
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