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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochela conica Burton, 1929 
AphiaID: 169013

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 editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrambeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochela (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochela conica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochela Burton, 1929
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithochela Burton, 1929
Sources  original description Burton, M. (1929). Description of South African sponges collected in the South African Marine Survey. Part II. The ‘Lithistidae’, with critical survey of the desma-forming sponges. Fisheries and Marine Biological Survey Division, Union of South Africa Report 7. Special Report. 2: 1-12.
page(s): 9 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of Hangklip [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgulhas Bank [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype BMNH 1926.4.14.103, locality Agulhas Bank (South Africa, West Cape, Hangklip Bay, N by E 12.5 miles , bottom green mud) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality The Systema Porifera (Van Soest, 2002: 553) erroneously recorded the type locality as Natal, whereas it is from West Cape province. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169013
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-10-28 17:01:36Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2007-04-03 09:09:18Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Lithochela conica Burton, 1929. 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=169013 on 2014-12-20
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