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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaciella pilosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) 
AphiaID: 167436

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcarnidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaciella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaciella pilosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaciella Hallmann, 1920
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus pilosus Ridley & Dendy, 1886
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus pilosus Ridley & Dendy, 1886 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxichela pilosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
Sources 
additional source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilectus pilosus Ridley & Dendy, 1886) Kieschnick, O. 1896. Silicispongiae von Ternate nach den Sammlungen von Herrn Prof. Dr. W. Kükenthal. Zoologischer Anzeiger 19(520):526-534. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Kerguelen Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Prince Edward Islands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrince Edward Islands [from specimen] [view taxon] [view specimen]
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Kerguelen Islands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorKerguelen Islands [details]
Prince Edward Islands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPrince Edward Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimens  Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLectotype [from synonym] BMNH 1887.5.2.125, locality Kerguelen Islands (Kerguelen, Christmas Harbour) [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Attributes Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton > zooplankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFeedingtype filter feeder (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167436
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-06-22 14:34:17Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Megaciella pilosa (Ridley & Dendy, 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=167436 on 2016-09-30
   


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