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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) africana (Lévi, 1956) 
AphiaID: 167609

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 editorMicrociona africana Lévi, 1956 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Lévi, C. 1956b. Spongiaires de la région de Dakar. Bulletin de l’Institut français d’Afrique noire (A, Sciences naturelles) 18(2): 391-405. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSahelian Upwelling [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSenegalese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167609
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-04-05 14:14:43Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2012-02-05 14:43:38Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Clathria (Microciona) africana (Lévi, 1956). 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. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167609 on 2014-10-31
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