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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria mollissima (Lendenfeld, 1887) 
AphiaID: 165844

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 editorHalichondria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria mollissima (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylacidon mollissimum (Lendenfeld, 1887)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria Fleming, 1828
Sources  original description Lendenfeld, R. Von 1887c. Die Chalineen des australischen Gebietes.Zoologische Jahrbücher, Jena 2: 723-828, pls XVIII-XXVII.
page(s): 763 [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Hooper, J.N.A.; Wiedenmayer, F. (1994). Porifera. Zoological Catalogue of Australia (CSIRO: Melbourne). 12: 1-620., available online at http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/afd/taxa/PORIFERA/checklist#selected
page(s): 208 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone (doubtful[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification Hooper & Wiedenmayer (1994) assign Cacochalina truncatella var. mollissima Lendenfeld, 1887 to Halichondria without explanation and also cite New South Wales as additional occurrence without quoting a specimen number. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165844
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-09-16 17:23:05Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-09-17 10:18:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2014-09-21 15:01:00Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Halichondria mollissima (Lendenfeld, 1887). 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=165844 on 2014-12-28
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