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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia laevidiscus Carter, 1880 
AphiaID: 171224

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia du Bocage, 1869
Source  original description Carter, H.J. 1880b. Report on Specimens dredged up from the Gulf of Manaar and presented to the Liverpool Free Museum by Capt.W.H. Cawne Warren. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 6(31):35-61, pls IV-VI; 129-156, pls VII, VIII. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychellois Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSeychelles [details]
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Manaar [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171224
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-11-25 18:55:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Discodermia laevidiscus Carter, 1880. 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=171224 on 2014-09-17
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