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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon robusta (Carter, 1885) 
AphiaID: 166689

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 editorNiphatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalina polychotoma var. robusta Carter, 1885 (genus transfer and raised status)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalina robusta Carter, 1885 (genus transfer and raised status)
Source  original description Carter, H.J. 1885d. Descriptions of Sponges from the Neighbourhood of Port Phillip Heads, South Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 16(94): 277-294, 347-368. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Australia (state) [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassian [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166689
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-11-19 14:55:05Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphimedon robusta (Carter, 1885). 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=166689 on 2014-08-23
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