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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon hamadai Helmy & van Soest, 2005 
AphiaID: 370835

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 editorNiphatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Source  original description Helmy, T.; van Soest, R.W.M. 2005. Amphimedon species (Porifera: Niphatidae) from the Gulf of Aqaba, Northern Red Sea: Filling the gaps in the distribution of a common pantropical genus. Zootaxa 859: 1–18  [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Egypt
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgypt [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMA Por. 17343, locality Egypt (Red Sea, Gulf of Aqaba, El Gharkana) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370835
Taxonomic
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2008-12-06 20:39:27Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Amphimedon hamadai. 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=370835 on 2014-08-20
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