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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia unguifera Burton, 1929 
AphiaID: 191936

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia unguifera (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Hymedesmia) unguifera Burton, 1929
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia Bowerbank, 1864
Sources  original description Burton, M. 1929a. Porifera. Part II. Antarctic sponges. British Antarctic (‘Terra Nova’) Expedition, 1910. Natural History Report, London, British Museum (Natural History). Zoology 6(4): 393-458,pls I-V. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Antarctica [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic 200NM zone beyond the coastline  [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Antarctic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:191936
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-05-24 18:09:26Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Hymedesmia unguifera Burton, 1929. 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=191936 on 2014-12-23
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