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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGellius varius (Bowerbank, 1875) 
AphiaID: 242182

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosclerina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGellius (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Gellius) varia (Bowerbank, 1875)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGellius Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Gellius) Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1875b. Contributions to a General History of the Spongiadae. Part VII. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1875: 281-296. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Wilson, H.V. 1925. Silicious and horny sponges collected by the U.S. Fisheries Steamer ‘Albatross’ during the Philippine Expedition,1907-10. Pp. 273-532, pls 37-52. In: Contributions to the biology of the Philippine Archipelago and adjacent regions. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 100(2, part 4). [details] [full text]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGellius varius var. fibrosus Wilson, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes fibrosa (Wilson, 1925)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChristmas Island Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Strait of Malacca
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacca Strait [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonaparte Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242182
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Date   action   by
2007-07-09 11:01:15Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2013-09-10 10:11:32Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Gellius varius (Bowerbank, 1875). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242182 on 2014-07-28
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