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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis nitens (Schmidt, 1862) 
AphiaID: 234345

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 editorKeratosa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis nitens (Subspecies)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (status change)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) nitens (Schmidt, 1862)
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Source  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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234345
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-11-09 08:17:24Z  created  Wambiji, Nina
2010-05-21 09:20:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Spongia officinalis nitens. 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234345 on 2015-05-30
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