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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides Lévi, 1960 
AphiaID: 169422

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 editorMyxillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Burtonanchora) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Burtonanchora) de Laubenfels, 1936
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides Lévi, 1960
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBurtonanchora myxilloides Lévi, 1960 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla myxilloides Lévi, 1960 · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Sources  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla myxilloides Lévi, 1960) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1993). Affinities of the Marine Demospongiae Fauna of the Cape Verde Islands and Tropical West Africa. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg. 159: 205-219.
page(s): 213 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The exact locality is unknown, but since the paper of Lévi treats sponges from NW Africa it is likely that it occurred in Senegal or Mauritania. Van Soest (1993: table 5) lists the species for the Cape Verde Islands based on specimens in the Naturalis (ZMA) collection. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Burtonanchora myxilloides spicules
Burtonanchora myxilloi...
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169422
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-05-31 13:43:21Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Myxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides Lévi, 1960. 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169422 on 2015-07-04
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