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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 
AphiaID: 132407

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) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia Bronn, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) Linnaeus, 1759
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturæ per regna tria naturæ, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus II. Editio decima, reformata. - pp. [1-4], 825-1384. Holmiæ. (L. Salvii). [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsfungjeri i tualetit  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbadspons  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspugna da bagno  [details]
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taxa (23)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulosa (Schulze, 1879)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis matamata De Laubenfels, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) matamata de Laubenfels, 1954
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea var. tubuliformis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea var. zimocciformis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis nitens (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) nitens (Schmidt, 1862)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis obliqua Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) obliqua Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera Lamarck, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. aperta Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. corlosiformis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. disciformis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. duplex Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. exotica Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. mollis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pertusa Hyatt, 1877
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. pertusa Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pertusa Hyatt, 1877
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. rotunda Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
» Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis tubulifera var. solida Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. adriatica Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. arabica Keller, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) arabica Keller, 1889
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. bibulus Rao, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) bibulus Rao, 1941
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. fenestrata Rao, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) fenestrata Rao, 1941
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. lobosa (Polejaeff, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lobosa (Polejaeff, 1884)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Alboran Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlboran Sea [details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndian Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island (inaccurate[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorParadise Islands (inaccurate[details]
Mozambique Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorInhaca Island (inaccurate[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMambone Islands (inaccurate[details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLanding Bay (inaccurate[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea (inaccurate[details]
Republic of Mauritius
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMauritius (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (166 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (49 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132407
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-01-20 14:16:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759. 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=132407 on 2014-07-10
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