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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScantilla Johnson, 1899 
AphiaID: 196696

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 editorClionaida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScantilla (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (preoccupied and junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpiroxya Topsent, 1896
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae d'Orbigny, 1851
Sources  original description Johnson, J.Y. 1899. Notes on some Sponges belonging to the Clionidae obtained at Madeira. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society 1899:461-463, pl. VI. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Erected for type species Scantilla spiralis Johnson, 1899, which is a Spiroxya. Scantilla Johnson was preoccupied Iin Insecta), and replaced by Scantilletta de Laubenfels, 1936, which is likewise a Spiroxya. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196696
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Date   action   by
2006-01-30 09:26:25Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2011-04-12 15:29:35Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2011). Scantilla Johnson, 1899. 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.; 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=196696 on 2016-07-23
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