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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia du Bocage, 1869 
AphiaID: 132089

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia polydiscus (Bowerbank, 1869) (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae Lendenfeld, 1903
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCollinella Schmidt, 1879 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmahabana Alcolado & Gotera, 1986 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Bocage, J.V. Barboza, Du 1869 [1870]. Eponges siliceuses nouvelles du Portugal et de l’île Saint-Iago (Archipel de Cap-Vert). Jornal de Sciencias mathematicas, physicas e naturaes 2: 159-162, pls X-XI. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia aspera Carter, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia calyx Döderlein, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia claviformis Kieschnick, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia discifera (Lendenfeld, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia discifurca Sollas, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia dissoluta Schmidt, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia dubia Vacelet & Vasseur, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia emarginata Dendy, 1905
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia emarginata var. lamellaris Wilson, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia gorgonoides Burton, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia inscripta (Schmidt, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia interspersa Kumar, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia irregularis Hoshino, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia japonica Döderlein, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia jogashima Tanita & Hoshino, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia kiiensis Hoshino, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia laevidiscus Carter, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia natalensis Kirkpatrick, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia ornata Sollas, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia panoplia Sollas, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia papillata Carter, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia polydiscus (Bowerbank, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia polymorpha Pisera & Vacelet, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia proliferans Lévi & Lévi, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia ramifera Topsent, 1892
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia sinuosa Carter, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia stylifera Keller, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia tuberosa Dendy, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia vermicularis Döderlein, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia verrucosa Topsent, 1928

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia amphiaster Schmidt, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta amphiaster (Schmidt, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia clavatella (Schmidt, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacandrewia clavatella (Schmidt, 1870)
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia clavatella var. nodosa Schmidt, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDaedalopelta nodosa (Schmidt, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia conica Kieschnick, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella conica (Kieschnick, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia imperfecta (Schmidt, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopelta imperfecta Schmidt, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia nodosa Schmidt, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDaedalopelta nodosa (Schmidt, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia nucerium (Schmidt, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRacodiscula asteroides Zittel, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia sceptrellifera Carter, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRacodiscula sceptrellifera (Carter, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia spinispirulifera Carter, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRacodiscula spinispirulifera (Carter, 1880)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMahe Island [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132089
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-12-09 19:55:42Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Discodermia du Bocage, 1869. 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=132089 on 2014-07-22
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