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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella balfourensis (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) 
AphiaID: 170758

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 editorSuberitida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberitidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella balfourensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella Topsent, 1916
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella balfourensis Ridley & Dendy, 1886
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella balfourensis Ridley & Dendy, 1886 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella supratumescens Topsent, 1907 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomaxinella supratumescens (Topsent, 1907) (junior synonym)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella balfourensis Ridley & Dendy, 1886) Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. 1886. Preliminary Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. ‘Challenger’. Annals and Magazine of Natural History(5) 18: 325-351, 470-493. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctic Peninsula [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Kerguelen Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
East Antarctic Wilkes Land
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Antarctic Wilkes Land [details]
Ross Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoss Sea [details]
South Georgia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Georgia [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Antarctic Peninsula
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctic Peninsula [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
East Antarctic Wilkes Land
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Antarctic Wilkes Land [details]
Kerguelen Islands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorKerguelen Islands [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1887.5.2.18, locality Kerguelen Islands (Kerguelen, Balfour Bay) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MNHN DT 3731, locality Wiencke Island [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
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:170758
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-08-01 10:45:39Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-28 13:15:49Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2007). Homaxinella balfourensis (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.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., 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=170758 on 2016-05-30
   


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