WoRMS taxon details

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

169422  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169422)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla myxilloides Lévi, 1960· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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...  
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]
van Soest, R. (2010). 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, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169422 on 2018-01-20

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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2010-05-31 13:43:21Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBurtonanchora myxilloides Lévi, 1960) Lévi, C. (1960). Spongiaires des côtes occidentales africaines. Bulletin de l’Institut français d’Afrique noire (A. Sciences naturelles). 22 (3): 743-769.
page(s): 758, fig. 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: 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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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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]
 

Burtonanchora myxilloides spicules
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Burtonanchora myxil...
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