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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyerina Carter, 1872 
AphiaID: 196574

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 editorMeyerina (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemperella Gray, 1868
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyerella claviformis Gray, 1872 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPheronematidae Gray, 1870
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1872b. Descriptions of two new Sponges from the Philippine Islands. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 10(56): 110-113. [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyerina claviformis (Gray, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemperella schultzei (Semper, 1868)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Erected for type species Meyerella claviformis Gray, 1872, which is a Semperella. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196574
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Date   action   by
2006-01-23 18:44:39Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-11-14 12:17:38Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Meyerina Carter, 1872. 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=196574 on 2014-12-19
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