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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) simplex (Baer, 1906) 
AphiaID: 234274

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) simplex (Baer, 1906)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxilla (Myxilla) Schmidt, 1862
Sources  original description Baer, L. 1906. Silicispongien von Sansibar, Kapstadt and Papeete. (Inaugural Dissertation: Berlin). Archiv für Naturgeschichte 72 (1,1): 1-32, pls I-V. [details] [full text]

new combination reference 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 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Namibia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNamibia [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material SAM-H4925 (fragment BMNH 1997.5.12.27) (Ts 254),
Oudekraal (33°59’S, 18°22’E), depth 6–8 metres, collected by
T. Samaai, Z. Toeffie and G. Isaacs, 2 July 1997. BMNH
1997.5.12.28 (fragment Ts 242), Oudekraal (33°59’S,
18°22’E), depth 6–8 metres, collected by T. Samaai, Z. Toeffie
and G. Isaacs, 2 July 1997. Ts 311: Jacobs Bay (32°31’S,
17°30’E), depth 2–5 m, collected by T. Samaai, 5 May 1997.
Ts 314, Ts 321, Ts 334, Elands Bay (32°20’S, 18°20’E), depth
4–7 m, collected by T. Samaai, 6 May 1997. Ts 376, Ts 378,
Groenrivier (30°29’S, 17°20’E), depth 1–5 m, collected by
T. Samaai, 15 December 1998. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234274
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-11-08 08:06:59Z  created  Samaai, Toufiek
2007-06-27 10:13:38Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Myxilla (Myxilla) simplex (Baer, 1906). 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=234274 on 2014-07-29
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