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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorphinopsis foetida (Dendy, 1889) 
AphiaID: 165724

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorphinopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorphinopsis Carter, 1887
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymeniacidon foetida Dendy, 1889 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucophloeus foetidus (Dendy, 1889) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProstylissa foetida (Dendy, 1889) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1889. Report on a Second Collection of Sponges from the Gulf of Manaar. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 3: 73-99,pls III-V. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mannar [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanda Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Vietnam [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVietnamese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNyali [details]
Mozambique Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorInhaca Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDelagoa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165724
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-25 14:21:13Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amorphinopsis foetida (Dendy, 1889). 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=165724 on 2014-07-10
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