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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) affinis (Carter, 1880) 
AphiaID: 167608

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocioninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) Bowerbank, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria affinis (Carter, 1880) (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona affinis Carter, 1880 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1880b. Report on Specimens dredged up from the Gulf of Manaar and presented to the Liverpool Free Museum by Capt.W.H. Cawne Warren. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 6(31):35-61, pls IV-VI; 129-156, pls VII, VIII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South India and Sri Lanka [details]
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167608
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2009-06-21 17:20:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Clathria (Microciona) affinis (Carter, 1880). 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=167608 on 2014-09-17
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