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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOceanapia sessilis (Kirkpatrick, 1900) 
AphiaID: 166995

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 editorPetrosina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhloeodictyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOceanapia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOceanapia Norman, 1869
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizochalina sessilis Kirkpatrick, 1900 (genus transfer)
Source  original description Kirkpatrick, R. 1900a. On the Sponges of Christmas Island. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1900: 127-141, pls XII-XIII. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChristmas Island Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCocos-Keeling/Christmas Island [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166995
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-03-09 13:05:22Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Oceanapia sessilis. 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=166995 on 2014-07-13
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