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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenia robusta Potts, 1888 
AphiaID: 192424

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenia robusta (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphydatia robusta (Potts, 1888)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenia Carter, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphydatia Lamouroux, 1816
Source  original description Potts, E. 1888 [1887]. Contributions towards a synopsis of the American forms of fresh-water Sponges with descriptions of those named by other authors and from all parts of the world. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 39 (1887): 158-279, pls V-XII. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality North America [details]
From editor or global species database
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality N-America [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:192424
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-06-06 18:55:09Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Meyenia robusta Potts, 1888. 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=192424 on 2014-12-19
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