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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia mammilaris (Müller, 1806) 
AphiaID: 221468

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia mamillaris (Müller, 1806)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia Bowerbank, 1864
Sources  basis of record Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorteat sponge  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (inaccurate[details]
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) (inaccurate[details]
From regional or thematic species database
Alboran Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlboran Island (inaccurate[details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling The misspelling 'mammilaris' is widespread in the literature (for 'mamillaris). Please note that the Wimereux record must be referred to P. penicillus. The South African record may be P. littoralis, but this needs checking. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHabitat detritic bottom [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:221468
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2003-12-30 17:57:43Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-08-25 18:45:32Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Polymastia mammilaris. 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=221468 on 2014-10-23
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