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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrcinia cactiformis (Rao, 1941) 
AphiaID: 165006

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrciniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrcinia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrcinia Nardo, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia cactiformis Rao, 1941 (genus name correction)
Source  original description Rao, H.S. 1941. Indian and Ceylon sponges of the Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm collected by K. Fristedt. Records of the Indian Museum 43: 417-469. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality India [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165006
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-05-06 19:18:19Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2010-05-09 15:03:59Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Ircinia cactiformis (Rao, 1941). 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=165006 on 2014-08-22
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