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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Carmia) levii Samaai & Gibbons, 2005 
AphiaID: 234287

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 (Carmia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Carmia) Gray, 1867
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): 80-81 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material South Africa - Ts 368, Ts 372, Ts 362, Groenrivier
(30°29’S, 17°20’E), depth 1–3 m, collected by T. Samaai, 10
December 1997. Ts 372, Groenrivier (30°29’S, 17°20’E),
depth 1–3 m, collected by T. Samaai, 10 December 1997. Ts 362, Groenrivier, (30°29’S, 17°20’E), depth 1–3 m, collected
by T. Samaai, 10 December 1997. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype SAM-H4936 (Ts 365), Groenrivier (30°29’S,
17°20’E), depth 1–3 m, collected by T. Samaai, 15 November
1997. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is a junior homonym of Mycale (Paresperella) levii (Uriz, 1987). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType Locality South Africa (Groenrivier) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234287
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-11-08 08:06:59Z  created  Samaai, Toufiek
2010-05-31 13:43:21Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Mycale (Carmia) levii Samaai & Gibbons, 2005. 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=234287 on 2014-09-16
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