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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia bouryesnaultae Samaai & Gibbons, 2005 
AphiaID: 234243

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 accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia Bowerbank, 1864
Source  original description Samaai, T.; Gibbons, M.J. 2005. Demospongiae taxonomy and biodiversity of the Benguela region on the west coast of South Africa. African Natural History, 1: 1-96
page(s): 21-22 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) (introduced: native - endemic[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SAM-H4893 (Ts 536): Oranjemund (26°31’S,
15°01’E), stn. 621, depth 70 m, collected by A. Goosen on the
‘Jago’ submersible, 12 April 1999. South Africa [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234243
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-11-07 11:31:08Z  created  Samaai, Toufiek
2009-08-03 17:09:10Z  checked  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N. (2014). Polymastia bouryesnaultae. 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=234243 on 2014-08-21
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