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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCinachyrella voeltzkowii (Lendenfeld, 1897) 
AphiaID: 220440

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 editorSpirophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCinachyrella (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym (and spelling variation))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCinachyrella arabica (Carter, 1869)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCinachyrella Wilson, 1925
Source  basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortennis-ball sponge  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChumbe Island [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Original spelling 'voeltzkowii' must be corrected to 'voeltzkowi' according to the ICZN. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Spherical, 2-5 cm diameter. Surface is hairy, silty, and with sunken pits; stiff velvet to touch. Interior orange brown. Habitat: eulittoral rubbly flats. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220440
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-22 10:53:32Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-09-23 05:35:14Z  changed  Onyango, Eunice
2009-01-09 08:33:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Cinachyrella voeltzkowii (Lendenfeld, 1897). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220440 on 2014-08-30
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