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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoclathria dichotoma (Lévi, 1963) 
AphiaID: 167916

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 editorOphlitaspongiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoclathria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoclathria dichotoma (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoclathria Carter, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia dichotoma Lévi, 1963 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Lévi, C. (1963). Spongiaires d’Afrique du Sud. (1) Poecilosclérides. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 37(1): 1-72, pls I-X. [details]

new combination reference 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
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgulhas Bank [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua (introduced: native - endemic[details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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 SAM-H4913 (fragment BMNH 1997.5.12.112) (Ts 214),
Oudekraal (33°59’S, 18°22’E), depth 15 m, collected by
P. Coetzee, 22 April 1996. BMNH 1997.5.12.84 (fragment Ts
488), Coral Gardens, Oudekraal (33°59’S, 17°23’E), depth
15 m, collected by G. Isaacs, Z. Toeffie and M.J. Gibbons,
3 February 1997. BMNH 1997.5.12.91 (fragment Ts 266),
Justin’s Cave, Oudekraal (33°58’S, 18°20’E), depth 15 m,
collected by G. Isaacs, Z. Toeffie and M.J. Gibbons,
T. Samaai, 10 April 1997. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167916
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-10-29 18:47:08Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Echinoclathria dichotoma (Lévi, 1963). 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=167916 on 2014-12-18
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