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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronax pustulosa (Carter, 1882) 
AphiaID: 717280

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 editorHymedesmiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronax (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronax pustulosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhorbas pustulosus (Carter, 1882)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronax Gray, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhorbas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria pustulosa Carter, 1882
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details] [full text]

new combination reference Lévi, C. (1963). Spongiaires d’Afrique du Sud. (1) Poecilosclérides. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 37(1): 1-72, pls I-X. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Namaqua
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNamaqua [details]
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
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 » 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:717280
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Pronax pustulosa (Carter, 1882). 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: 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 at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=717280 on 2015-08-28
   


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