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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona stilensis Burton, 1933 
AphiaID: 166471

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosclerina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona stilensis (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Haliclona) stilensis Burton, 1933
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona Grant, 1836
Sources  original description Burton, M. 1933b. Report on a small collection of sponges from Stil Bay, S. Africa. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 11: 235-244. [details] [full text]

redescription Samaai, T.; Gibbons, M.J. 2005. Demospongiae taxonomy and biodiversity of the Benguela region on the west coast of South Africa. African Natural History, 1: 1-96 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Namibia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNamibia [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1932.7.25.2, locality Agulhas Bank (South Africa, Stil Bay) [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material  SAM-H4942 (Ts 202), Vulcan Rock (34°04’S, 18°18’E),
depth 25 m, collected by P. Coetzee, 26 April 1996. BMNH
1997.5.12.50 (fragment Ts 472), Coral Gardens (33°59’S,
17°23’E), depth 12 m, collected by M.J. Gibbons, 15 October
1996. Ts 299, Ts 301, Ts 303, Jacobs Bay (32°31’S, 17°30’E),
depth 1–4 m, collected by T. Samaai, 26 April 1996. Ts 315,
319, 322, 324, 325, 328, 332, 335, 340, 342, 343, 343b, Elands
Bay (32°20’S, 18°20’E), depth 2–5 m, collected by T. Samaai,
6 November 1997. Ts 345, 347, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 358,
St Helena Bay (32°40’S, 18°10’E), depth 2–5 m, collected by
T. Samaai, 7 October 1997. Ts 360, 364, 367, 371, 374, 375, 380, 383, 397, 398, Groenrivier (30°29’S, 17°20’E), depth
1–3 m, collected by T. Samaai, 15 December 1997. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional material Namibia - Ts 403,
406, 410, 414, 423, Black Rock, Namibia (24°50’S, 14°40’E),
depth 12 m, collected by K. Grobbelar, 10 March 1998. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166471
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-11-08 08:06:59Z  changed  Samaai, Toufiek
2008-07-07 17:19:50Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Haliclona stilensis Burton, 1933. 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=166471 on 2014-12-25
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