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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia megalorrhapis (Carter, 1881) 
AphiaID: 165952

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 editorTopsentia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia megalorrhapis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia Berg, 1899
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorphina megalorrhapis Carter, 1881 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmorphinopsis megalorrhaphis (Carter, 1881) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1881b. Supplementary Report on Specimens dredged up from the Gulf of Manaar, together with others from the Sea in the Vicinity of the Basse Rocks and from Bass’s Straits respectively, presented to the Liverpool Free Museum by Capt. H. Cawne Warren. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 7: 361-385, pl. XVIII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Mannar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mannar [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165952
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-24 14:11:24Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Topsentia megalorrhapis (Carter, 1881). 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=165952 on 2014-12-19
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