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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya gravata Hyatt, 1878 
AphiaID: 194367

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya gravata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraniella cranium (Müller, 1776)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya gravata Hyatt, 1878
Sources  original description Hyatt, A. (1878). Sponges. Johnston's New Universal Cyclopedia. vol. iv: 1668-1670., available online at https://archive.org/details/johnsonsnewunive04barnuoft [details] [full text]

new combination reference Sollas, W.J. (1888). Report on the Tetractinellida collected by H.M.S. Challenger, during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, 1873-1876. Zoology. 25(63): 1-458, pls I-XLIV, 1 map.
page(s): 46; note: Sollas cited this Tetilla gravata, but referred to Hyatt's description and the correct locality so it is assumed he meant Tethya gravata.  [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Massachusetts [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194367
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-22 17:27:34Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2006). Tethya gravata Hyatt, 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.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=194367 on 2016-06-25
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