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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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > 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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) affinis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) Bowerbank, 1862
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona affinis Carter, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria affinis (Carter, 1880) · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona affinis Carter, 1880 (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Hooper, J.N.A. 1996a. Revision of Microcionidae (Porifera: Poecilosclerida: Demospongiae), with description of Australian species. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 40: 1-626. [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
India
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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 editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Caribbean (inaccurate[details]
Specimen  Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1936.3.4.597, locality South India and Sri Lanka (Gulf of Mannar) [view taxon]
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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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. (2009). 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.; 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=167608 on 2016-12-04
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