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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia hjorti (Arnesen, 1920) 
AphiaID: 234339

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 editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Clathria) hjorti (Arnesen, 1920)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphlitaspongia Bowerbank, 1866
Sources  original description Arnesen, E. 1920 (1932). Spongia. Report on the Scientific Results of the "Michael Sars" North Atlantic Deep-Sea Expedition, 1910, 3 (II): 1-29. [details] [full text]

new combination reference Burton, M. 1956. The sponges of West Africa. Atlantide Report (Scientific Results of the Danish Expedition to the Coasts of Tropical West Africa, 1945-1946, Copenhagen) 4: 111-147. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth and West Iceland (inaccurate[details]
From regional or thematic species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCanary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234339
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-11-09 08:17:24Z  created  Wambiji, Nina
2009-01-09 08:33:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-07-09 09:25:22Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2011-01-07 10:36:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2013-11-15 19:28:00Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2014-03-17 10:19:30Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Ophlitaspongia hjorti. 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=234339 on 2014-10-23
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