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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibleptula hirsuta (Kirkpatrick, 1903) 
AphiaID: 234405

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleritodermidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibleptula (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroscleroderma hirsutum Kirkpatrick, 1903
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibleptula Schmidt, 1879
Sources  original description Kirkpatrick, R. 1903a. Descriptions of South African Sponges. Part II.Marine Investigations in South Africa 2(14): 171-180, pl. IV. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Van Soest, R.W.M.; Stentoft, N. 1988. Barbados Deep-Water Sponges. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 122. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao andother Caribbean Islands, 70(215): 1-175. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNatal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234405
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Date   action   by
2006-11-15 07:57:37Z  created  Samaai, Toufiek
2006-12-06 20:21:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphibleptula hirsuta (Kirkpatrick, 1903). 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=234405 on 2014-10-01
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