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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale toxifera (Dendy, 1896) 
AphiaID: 244422

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 toxifera (Species)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Carmia) toxifera (Dendy, 1896)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1896. Catalogue of Non-Calcareous Sponges collected by J. Bracebridge Wilson, Esq., M.A., in the neighbourhood of Port Phillip Heads. Part II. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria (New Series) 8: 14-51. [details] [full text]

source of synonymy Hooper, J.N.A.; Wiedenmayer, F. (1994). Porifera. Zoological Catalogue of Australia (CSIRO: Melbourne). 12: 1-620., available online at http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/afd/taxa/PORIFERA/checklist#selected [details]

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]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is a senior homonym of Mycale (Paresperella) toxifera (Lévi, 1963). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:244422
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2007-07-22 11:06:32Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Mycale toxifera (Dendy, 1896). 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=244422 on 2014-12-28
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