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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites Topsent, 1896 
AphiaID: 131818

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites placenta Topsent, 1896 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondriidae Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAponastra Topsent, 1927 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxeostilon Ferrer-Hernandez, 1923 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Topsent, E. 1896a. Matériaux pour servir à l’étude de la faune des spongiaires de France. Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France (9):113-133. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites andamanensis Pattanayak, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites annandalei (Ferrer-Hernandez, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites arenatus Diaz, van Soest & Pomponi, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites calcicola Picton & Goodwin, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites cavernicola Bibiloni, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites coralliophaga (Stephens, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites dendyi (Topsent, 1927)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites difficilis (Lundbeck, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites flavens Pulitzer-Finali, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites hentscheli Lévi, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites incisus Sarà, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites indicus Hentschel, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites intricatus (Topsent, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites lapidiformis Dendy, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites maximus Uriz, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites niger (Dendy, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites placenta Topsent, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites porites de Laubenfels, 1949
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites ruetzleri (van Soest & Stentoft, 1988)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites siliquaria van Soest & Stentoft, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites smithae Desqueyroux-Faúndez & van Soest, 1997
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites topsenti Dendy, 1905

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites bubaroides Lévi & Lévi, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia bubaroides (Lévi & Lévi, 1983)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites compactus Sarà, 1978 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia compacta (Sarà, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites fibrosus (Fristedt, 1887) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia fibrosa (Fristedt, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites genitrix (Schmidt, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria (Halichondria) genitrix (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites glabra (Topsent, 1898) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia glabra (Topsent, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites lamellatus Dendy, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella lamellata (Dendy, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites novaezealandiae Dendy, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia novaezealandiae (Dendy, 1924)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites pachastrelloides (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia pachastrelloides (Topsent, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites rigidior Topsent, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites coralliophaga (Stephens, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites salomonensis Dendy, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia salomonensis (Dendy, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites sinuatus Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia ophiraphidites (de Laubenfels, 1934)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites suberitoides Diaz, van Soest & Pomponi, 1993 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudospongosorites suberitoides (Diaz, van Soest & Pomponi, 1993)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites suluensis Wilson, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpipolasis suluensis (Wilson, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites topsenti Lévi & Vacelet, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTopsentia topsenti (Lévi & Vacelet, 1958)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongosorites variabilis Whitelegge, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDragmaxia variabilis (Whitelegge, 1907)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131818
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2007-08-28 15:23:15Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongosorites Topsent, 1896. 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=131818 on 2014-12-29
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