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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFarrea medusiforma Reiswig & Kelly, 2011 
AphiaID: 577454

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinellida (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexasterophora (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexactinosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSceptrulophora (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFarreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFarrea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFarrea medusiforma (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFarrea Bowerbank, 1862
Source  original description Reiswig, H.M.; Kelly, M. 2011. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Hexasterophoran Glass Sponges of New Zealand (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Hexasterophora): Orders Hexactinosida, Aulocalycoida and Lychiniscosida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir 124:1-176.  [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKermadec Island [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacquarie Island [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNortheastern New Zealand [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype NMNZ POR 000488, locality Northeastern New Zealand (New Zealand, Bay of Plenty, NE of White Island) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:577454
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2011-07-24 09:26:18Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Farrea medusiforma Reiswig & Kelly, 2011. 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=577454 on 2014-11-23
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