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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHigginsia durissima (Burton, 1928) 
AphiaID: 165994

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 editorHeteroxyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHigginsia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHigginsia durissima (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHigginsia Higgin, 1877
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBubaris durissima Burton, 1928 (genus transfer)
Source  original description Burton, M. 1928a. Report on some Deep-Sea Sponges from the Indian Museum collected by R.I.M.S. ‘Investigator’. Part II. Tetraxonida (concluded) and Euceratosa. Records of the Indian Museum 30 (1): 109-138, pls I-II. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mergui Archipelago [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndaman Sea Coral Coast [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMyanmar Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165994
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-09-03 12:24:27Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-08-15 17:28:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Higginsia durissima (Burton, 1928). 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=165994 on 2014-12-21
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