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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurypon simile Uriz, 1988 
AphiaID: 408858

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 editorMicrocionina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaspailiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaspailiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurypon (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer and subsequent homonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Microciona) urizae Hooper, 1996
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurypon Gray, 1867
Sources  original description Uriz, M.J. 1988. Deep-water sponges from the continental shelf and slope off Namibia (Southwest Africa): Classses Hexactinellida and Demospongia. Monografías de Zoología Marina 3: 9-157. [details]

new combination reference Hooper, J.N.A. 1996a. Revision of Microcionidae (Porifera: Poecilosclerida: Demospongiae), with description of Australian species. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 40: 1-626. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamibian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype ABIP 7B-58, 7B-59, 7B-61, locality Namib [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Originally spelled Eurypon similis but corrected according to the rules of the ICZN (Eurypon has neuter gender). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Eurypon similis was transferred to Clathria (Microciona) by Hooper, and the new combination was preoccupied by Clathria (Microciona) similis Thiele, 1903 (and also by C. (M.) similis sensu Stephens, 1915 = now C. (M.) stephensae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:408858
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Eurypon simile Uriz, 1988. 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=408858 on 2014-07-30
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