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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErylus amorphus Burton, 1926 
AphiaID: 170056

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErylinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErylus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErylus amorphus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErylus Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Burton, M. 1926a. Description of South African sponges collected in the South African Marine Survey. Part I. Myxospongia and Astrotetraxonida. Fisheries Bulletin. Fisheries and Marine Biological Survey Division, Union of South Africa Rept. 4 (Special Rept. 9): 1-29, 6 pls. [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 [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatal [details]
Checked: 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 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170056
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-10-19 14:22:39Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Erylus amorphus. 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=170056 on 2014-12-18
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