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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia (Polyfibrospongia) Bowerbank, 1877 
AphiaID: 345175

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrciniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarteriospongia Hyatt, 1877
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyfibrospongia flabellifera Bowerbank, 1877 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia Nardo, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrcinia Nardo, 1833
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1877. Descriptions of five new species of sponges discovered by A.B. Meyer on the Philippine Islands and New Guinea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1877: 456-464. [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia (Polyfibrospongia) flabellifera (Bowerbank, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarteriospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHircinia (Polyfibrospongia) gigantea Lendenfeld, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrcinia irregularis (Poléjaeff, 1884)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345175
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2008-05-06 08:34:11Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Hircinia (Polyfibrospongia) Bowerbank, 1877. 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=345175 on 2014-07-24
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