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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia meyeri Bowerbank, 1877 
AphiaID: 192743

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 editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia meyeri (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Clathria) meyeri (Bowerbank, 1877)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia Bowerbank, 1866
Source  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1877. Descriptions of five new species of sponges discovered by A.B. Meyer on the Philippine Islands and New Guinea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1877: 456-464. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapua [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Dresden Museum [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Indonesian New Guinea [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:192743
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-05-23 19:27:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Ophlitaspongia meyeri. 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=192743 on 2014-12-25
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