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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia arctica (Merejkowsky, 1878) 
AphiaID: 170625

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 editorPolymastiida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia arctica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia Bowerbank, 1862
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRinalda arctica Merejkowsky, 1878
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRinalda arctica Merejkowsky, 1878 (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Plotkin, A.S.; Boury-Esnault, N. 2004. Alleged cosmopolitanism in sponges: the example of a common Arctic Polymastia (Porifera, Demospongiae, Hadromerida). Zoosystema 26 (1): 13-20.
page(s): 15-18 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in White Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth and East Barents Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] ZIRAS 84a, locality White Sea (Archipelago of Solovki, Onega Bay) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170625
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-08-21 13:42:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2006). Polymastia arctica (Merejkowsky, 1878). 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 Lopez, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=170625 on 2017-09-25
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