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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia tenuissima (Dendy, 1905) 
AphiaID: 240466

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 editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia tenuissima (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Hymedesmia) tenuissima (Dendy, 1905)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia Bowerbank, 1864
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1905. Report on the sponges collected by Professor Herdman,at Ceylon, in 1902. Pp. 57-246, pls I-XVI. In: Herdman, W.A. (Ed.), Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar. 3(Supplement 18). (Royal Society: London). [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Topsent, E. 1928c. Spongiaires de l’Atlantique et de la Méditerranée provenant des croisières du Prince Albert ler de Monaco. Résultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies par le Prince Albert I. Monaco 74:1-376, pls I-XI. [details] [full text]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia tenuissima var. atlantica Topsent, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Hymedesmia) atlantica Topsent, 1928
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mannar [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240466
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2007-05-21 08:09:12Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Hymedesmia tenuissima (Dendy, 1905). 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=240466 on 2014-12-26
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