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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766 
AphiaID: 132380

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Genus)
Status alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Sources  original description Pallas, P. A. 1766. Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarium succinctas descriptiones cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
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Language   Name 
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspugna elefante  [details]
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taxa (4)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina corlosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) corlosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) coelosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina dura Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina punctata Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) punctata Hyatt, 1877
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina var. punctata Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) punctata Hyatt, 1877
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Croatia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCroatia (inaccurate[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean (inaccurate[details]
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Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia (inaccurate[details]
Specimens 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype BMNH 25.11.1.1, locality Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone (Zamboangan, Mindanao, Philippines) [details]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (34 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Spongia agaricina was originally described from the Indian Ocean, but the name was subsequently adopted for a similarly looking (but unlikely to be the same) species from the Mediterranean. See Spongia lamella. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132380
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-01-09 18:44:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia agaricina. 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=132380 on 2014-08-21
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