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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) armata (Bowerbank, 1862) 
AphiaID: 167614

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 editorAmphilectus armatus (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus svarchevskyi de Laubenfels, 1936 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria armata (Bowerbank, 1862) (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia armata (Bowerbank, 1862) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona armata Bowerbank, 1862 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopalina toxotes Schmidt, 1868 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1866a. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCroatian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritanian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenegalese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Sweden
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSweden [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [details]
White Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea (doubtful) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSahelian Upwelling [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa Coast [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1930.7.3.210, locality Celtic Seas (Northern Ireland, Strangford Lough) [details]
Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Microciona armata holotype
Microciona armata holo...
[image from synonym]
Microciona armata skeleton
Microciona armata skel...
[image from synonym]
Microciona armata spicules
Microciona armata spic...
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167614
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-20 14:47:02Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-06-21 19:40:53Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Clathria (Microciona) armata (Bowerbank, 1862). 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=167614 on 2014-10-25
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