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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia littoralis Stephens, 1915 
AphiaID: 170140

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 editorGeodiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia Lamarck, 1815
Sources  original description Stephens, J. 1915b. Atlantic Sponges collected by the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 50(2): 423-467, pls XXXVIII-XL. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatal [details]
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStill Bay [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast London [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaldanha Bay [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalse Bay [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHout Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTable Bay [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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Material
SAM-H4888 (fragment BMNH 1997.5.12.39) (Ts 188),
Oudekraal, Cape Town (33°59’S, 18°20’E), depth 15 m, collected
by P. Coetzee, 22 April 1996. Ts 210, Vulcan Rock,
Cape Town (34°03’S, 18°18’E), depth 25 m, collected by
P. Coetzee, 24 April 1996. Ts 268, Justin’s Cave, Oudekraal
(33°58’S, 18°20’E), depth 10 m, collected by M.J. Gibbons,
Z. Toeffie and G. Isaacs, 7 November 1996. Ts 481, Coral
Gardens, Oudekraal (33°59’S, 17°23’E), depth 12 m, collected
by M.J. Gibbons, Z. Toeffie and G. Isaacs, 15 October
1996. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhabitat litoral [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170140
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-02-13 15:01:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Geodia littoralis Stephens, 1915. 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=170140 on 2014-07-23
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