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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania vesparia (Martens, 1868) 
AphiaID: 167063

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongillida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetaniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania vesparia (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania Gray, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongilla vesparium Martens, 1868
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania lissostrongyla Burton, 1938 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongilla vesparium Martens, 1868 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetania lissostrongyla Burton, 1938) Burton, M. 1938a. Some Freshwater Sponges from the Belgian Congo, including descriptions of two new species from Northern Rhodesia. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 30(4): 458-468, pls I-II.
page(s): 463-464 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Borneo [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCongo Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gabon
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGabon [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] ZMB 3371, locality Borneo (Indonesia, Borneo, Sintang, Pulo Island, Lake Dana Sriang) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Metania vesparium
Metania vesparium
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167063
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-06-18 13:38:23Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2012-12-09 13:42:12Z  changed  Manconi, Renata
  
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  Citation: Manconi, R.; van Soest, R. (2012). Metania vesparia. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167063 on 2016-09-27
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