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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya californiana de Laubenfels, 1932 
AphiaID: 170942

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantia var. californiana de Laubenfels, 1932 (status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya leysae Heim & Nickel, 2010
Sources  original description Laubenfels, M.W. De 1932b. The marine and fresh-water sponges of California. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 81(2927):1-140. [details]

redescription Austin, W.C.; Ott, B.; Reiswig, H.M., Romagosa, P.; McDaniel, N.G. 2014. Taxonomic review of Hadromerida (Porifera, Demospongiae) from British Colombia, Canada, and adjacent waters, with the description of nine new species. Zootaxa 3823 (1): 1-84.
page(s): 63 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Northern California (introduced: native[details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern California [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOregon, Washington, Vancouver Coast and Shelf [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Pacific Ocean [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype USNM 21495, locality Northern California (Pescadero Point, CA,) [details]

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Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy The specimen described by Sarà & Corriero 1993 does not correspond to Tethya californiana de Laubenfels, 1932 but correspond to Tethya vacua Austin et al 2014 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170942
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-06-03 08:19:58Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Tethya californiana de Laubenfels, 1932. 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=170942 on 2014-08-30
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