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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Aegogropila) meridionalis Lévi, 1963 
AphiaID: 234284

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 editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Aegogropila) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Aegogropila) Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale meridionalis Lévi, 1963 (subgenus assignment)
Sources  original description Lévi, C. 1963. Spongiaires d’Afrique du Sud. (1) Poecilosclérides.Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 37(1): 1-72, pls I-X. [details]

redescription 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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgulhas Bank [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material South Africa - SAM-H4934 (Ts 219), Vulcan Rock (34°04’S, 18°18’E),
depth 25 m, collected by P. Coetzee, 26 April 1996. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234284
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-11-08 08:06:59Z  created  Samaai, Toufiek
2007-07-20 11:59:42Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Mycale (Aegogropila) meridionalis Lévi, 1963. 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=234284 on 2014-10-31
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