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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon Thomson, 1878 
AphiaID: 171579

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinellida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidiscophora (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidiscosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPheronematidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon amadou Thomson, 1878 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPheronematidae Gray, 1870
Sources  original description Thomson, C.W. (1873). The Depths of the Sea. (Macmillan and Co.: London): 1-527., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up [details]

original description Thomson, C.W. 1878. Voyage of the 'Challenger'. The Atlantic. Volume 1. (Macmillan and Co.: London): ix-xxix, 1-424., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43188#page/9/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon amadou Thomson, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon claviculus Tabachnick & Lévi, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon maitai Tabachnick, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon mendocino Reiswig, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon micropentactinus Tabachnick & Lévi, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon zonecus Tabachnick & Lévi, 2000

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon amadow sensu Tabachnick & Menshenina, 2002 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon amadou Thomson, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoliopogon gigas Schulze, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchulzeviella gigas (Schulze, 1886)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Poliopogon amadou
Poliopogon amadou
[image from typetaxon]
Spicules of Poliopogon amadou
Spicules of Poliopogon...
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171579
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-10-16 18:15:19Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-12-11 13:18:49Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Poliopogon Thomson, 1878. 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=171579 on 2014-12-29
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