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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia hirciniformis (Carter, 1885) 
AphiaID: 555977

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 editorKeratosa (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysideidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia hirciniformis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea hirciniformis Carter, 1885
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia Nardo, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea Johnston, 1842
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea hirciniformis Carter, 1885
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1885b. Descriptions of Sponges from the Neighbourhood of Port Phillip Heads, South Australia. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 15(87): 196-222. [details] [full text]

new combination reference Dendy, A. 1924. Porifera. Part I. Non-Antarctic sponges. Natural History Report. British Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition, 1910 (Zoology)6(3): 269-392, pls I-XV. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern New Zealand [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555977
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2010-12-17 13:55:27Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Spongelia hirciniformis. 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=555977 on 2015-06-03
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