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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale parasitica (Carter, 1885) 
AphiaID: 242174

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 parasitica (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Grapelia) parasitica (Carter, 1885)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale Gray, 1867
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperella parasitica Carter, 1885
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1885a. Descriptions of Sponges from the Neighbourhood of Port Phillip Heads, South Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 15(86): 107-117, pl. IV [details] [full text]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale parasitica var. arenosa Hentschel, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Grapelia) australis (Gray, 1867)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth East Australia [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242174
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2007-07-06 09:34:03Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Mycale parasitica (Carter, 1885). 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=242174 on 2015-03-30
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