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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon proximum (Ridley, 1881) 
AphiaID: 167419

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon proximum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon Gray, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion proximum Ridley, 1881
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlebion proximum Ridley, 1881 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Ridley, S.O. 1881a. XI. Spongida. Horny and Siliceous Sponges of Magellan Straits, S.W. Chili, and Atlantic off S.W. Brazil. Pp. 107-137,140-141, pls X-XI. In: Gunther, A. (Ed.), Account of the Zoological Collections made during the Survey of H.M.S. ‘Alert’ in the Straits of Magellan and on the Coast of Patagonia. [details] [full text]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIophon proximum var. reticulare Hentschel, 1914
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Magellan Strait [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Chile
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalapagos Islands (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChannels and Fjords of Southern Chile [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalvinas/Falklands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatagonian Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUruguay-Buenos Aires Shelf [details]
From other sources
Chile
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChilean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTristan Da Cunha Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctica [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material South Africa - SAM-H4914 (Ts 495), Coral Gardens, Oudekraal (33°59’S,
17°23’E), depth 15 m, collected by M.J. Gibbons, 10 October
1996. Ts 413, Lüderitz, Namibia (26°31’S, 15°01’E), depth
27 m, collected by NSFRI. Ts 527, Ts 528, Oranjemund
(26°31’S, 15°01’E), depth 78 m, collected by A. Goosen, ‘Jago’
submersible, 13 November 1998. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167419
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-08-01 12:12:31Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-10-16 06:11:19Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Iophon proximum. 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167419 on 2015-05-27
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