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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilicifibris Lendenfeld, 1886 
AphiaID: 408301

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 editorSpongiidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippospongia Schulze, 1879
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia galea Lendenfeld, 1886 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiidae Gray, 1867
Source  original description Lendenfeld, R. Von 1886g [1885]. A Monograph of the Australian Sponges. Part VI. The Genus Euspongia. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 10(3): 481-553, pls 36-38. [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilicifibris galea (Lendenfeld, 1886) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippospongia galea (Lendenfeld, 1886)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen Type designation was made by de Laubenfels (1957: 249), who assumed the type, Euspongia galea was a Phyllospongia. However, Hooper & Wiedenmayer (1994: 383) maintain this is a Hippospongia. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:408301
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Silicifibris Lendenfeld, 1886. 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=408301 on 2014-10-24
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