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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia Vosmaer, 1885 
AphiaID: 131847

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRayneria dura Nardo, 1834
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosiidae van Soest, 1980
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinohaphis (misspelling and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinorhaphis Lendenfeld, 1887 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Vosmaer, G.C.J. 1885b. Porifera, Parts Vll-XI. Pp. 177-368, plsXIX-XXV. In: Bronn, H.G. (Ed.), Die Klassen und Ordnungen des Thier-Reichs. 1. (Leipzig & Heidelberg). [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) Vosmaer, 1885
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) alfiani de Voogd & van Soest, 2002
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) australis Bergquist & Warne, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) borealis (Lambe, 1895)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) brachysclera Lévi & Lévi, 1989
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) canariensis de Weerdt & van Soest, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) capsa Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) clavata (Esper, 1794)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) crassa (Carter, 1876)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) cretacea (Schmidt, 1870)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) crustata Wilson, 1925
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) densissima Dendy, 1905
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) elephantotus Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) expansa (Thiele, 1903)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) granifera Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) hebes Lendenfeld, 1888
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) hoeksemai de Voogd & van Soest, 2002
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) incrustata (Alcolado & Gotera, 1986)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) intermedia (Czerniavsky, 1880)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) lignosa Wilson, 1925
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) mammiformis Dendy, 1922
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) massiva Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) microxea (Vacelet, Vasseur & Lévi, 1976)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) nigricans Lindgren, 1897
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pellasarca (de Laubenfels, 1934)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pigmentosa Fromont, 1991
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) plana Wilson, 1925
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pluricristata Lévi & Lévi, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pulvilla (Thiele, 1903)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) puna de Laubenfels, 1951
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) punctata Lévi & Lévi, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) raphida Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) seychellensis Dendy, 1922
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) shellyi Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) solida Hoshino, 1981
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) solusstrongyla Hoshino, 1981
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) spheroida Tanita, 1967
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ushitsuensis Tanita, 1963
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) volcano Hoshino, 1976
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) weinbergi van Soest, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) chaliniformis Thiele, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia chaliniformis (Thiele, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) depellens (Topsent, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Gellius) depellens (Topsent, 1908)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) dura (Wilson, 1902) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrochalina dura (Wilson, 1902)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) Dendy, 1905
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) corticata (Wilson, 1925)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) davilai (Alcolado, 1980)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) dendyi (Hechtel, 1969)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) durissima (Dendy, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) hartmani (van Soest, 1980)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) mamillata (Lévi & Lévi, 1983)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) mauritiana (Carter, 1885)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) septata (Thomas, 1991)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) stoneae (van Soest & Stentoft, 1988)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) strongylata Thiele, 1903
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) vansoesti Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) vulcaniensis Samaai & Gibbons, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia armata (Lendenfeld, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia coriacea Swartschewsky, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia pulitzeri Pansini, 1996

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia alfiani de Voogd & van Soest, 2002 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) alfiani de Voogd & van Soest, 2002 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia australis Bergquist & Warne, 1980 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) australis Bergquist & Warne, 1980 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia brachysclera Lévi & Lévi, 1989 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) brachysclera Lévi & Lévi, 1989 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia canariensis de Weerdt & van Soest, 1986 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) canariensis de Weerdt & van Soest, 1986 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia capsa Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) capsa Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia clavata (Esper, 1794) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) clavata (Esper, 1794) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia crassa (Carter, 1876) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) crassa (Carter, 1876) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia crustata Wilson, 1925 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) crustata Wilson, 1925 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia densissima Dendy, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) densissima Dendy, 1905 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia elephantotus Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) elephantotus Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia expansa (Thiele, 1903) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) expansa (Thiele, 1903) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia ficiformis (Poiret, 1789) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia granifera Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) granifera Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1987 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia hebes Lendenfeld, 1888 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) hebes Lendenfeld, 1888 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia hoeksemai de Voogd & van Soest, 2002 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) hoeksemai de Voogd & van Soest, 2002 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia intermedia (Czerniavsky, 1880) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) intermedia (Czerniavsky, 1880) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia lignosa Wilson, 1925 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) lignosa Wilson, 1925 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia mamillata (Lévi & Lévi, 1983) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) mamillata (Lévi & Lévi, 1983) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia mammiformis Dendy, 1922 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) mammiformis Dendy, 1922 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia massiva Lehnert & van Soest, 1996 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) massiva Lehnert & van Soest, 1996 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia mauritiana (Carter, 1885) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) mauritiana (Carter, 1885) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia nigricans Lindgren, 1897 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) nigricans Lindgren, 1897 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia pellasarca (De Laubenfels, 1934) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pellasarca (de Laubenfels, 1934) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia pigmentosa Fromont, 1991 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pigmentosa Fromont, 1991 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia pluricristata Lévi & Lévi, 1983 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pluricristata Lévi & Lévi, 1983 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia pulvilla (Thiele, 1903) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) pulvilla (Thiele, 1903) (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia puna de Laubenfels, 1951 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) puna de Laubenfels, 1951 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia punctata Lévi & Lévi, 1983 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) punctata Lévi & Lévi, 1983 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia raphida Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) raphida Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia seychellensis Dendy, 1922 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) seychellensis Dendy, 1922 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia shellyi Pulitzer-Finali, 1993 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) shellyi Pulitzer-Finali, 1993 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia solida Hoshino, 1981 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) solida Hoshino, 1981 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia solusstrongyla Hoshino, 1981 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) solusstrongyla Hoshino, 1981 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia spheroida Tanita, 1967 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) spheroida Tanita, 1967 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia strongylata Thiele, 1903 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) strongylata Thiele, 1903 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia ushitsuensis Tanita, 1963 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ushitsuensis Tanita, 1963 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia vansoesti Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) vansoesti Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia volcano Hoshino, 1976 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) volcano Hoshino, 1976 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia vulcaniensis Samaai & Gibbons, 2005 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Strongylophora) vulcaniensis Samaai & Gibbons, 2005 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia weinbergi van Soest, 1980 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) weinbergi van Soest, 1980 (alternate representation, subgenus assignment)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia cancellata Thiele, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) nigricans Lindgren, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia chaliniformis Thiele, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia chaliniformis (Thiele, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia contignata Thiele, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia contignata (Thiele, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia coralloides Dendy, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia coralloides (Dendy, 1924)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia dura (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia exigua Kirkpatrick, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia exigua (Kirkpatrick, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia fistulata Kirkpatrick, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachypellina fistulata (Kirkpatrick, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia friabilis Topsent, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia friabilis (Topsent, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia halichondrioides Wilson, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlakortis halichondrioides (Wilson, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia hispida Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia hispida (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia imperforata Thiele, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) nigricans Lindgren, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia rava Thiele, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia rava (Thiele, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia seriata Hentschel, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia seriata (Hentschel, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia similis Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia similis (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia truncata Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopetrosia truncata (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia variabilis Topsent, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia variabilis (Topsent, 1892)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalindi [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorInhaca Island [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The name Petrosia has three senior synonyms: Rayneria Nardo, 1833 is a nomen nudum as no species were mentioned in the original publication, Schmidtia balsamo-Crivelli, 1863, which is preoccupied, and Pharetronema Sollas, 1879, which is suppressed as an unused name. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131847
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-11-06 10:45:17Z  changed  Wambiji, Nina
2008-02-03 14:33:33Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Petrosia Vosmaer, 1885. 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=131847 on 2014-12-28
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