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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia micropunctata Row, 1911 
AphiaID: 134036

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodia Lamarck, 1815
Sources  original description Row, R.W.H. 1911. Reports on the Marine Biology of the Sudanese Red Sea, from Collections made by Cyril Crossland, M.A., B.Sc., F.Z.S. XIX. Report on the Sponges collected by Mr. Cyril Crossland in 1904-5. Part II. Non-Calcarea. Journal of the Linnean Society. Zoology 31 (208): 287-400, pls 35-41. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (inaccurate[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Israel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsrael (introduced: origin uncertain[details]
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSudanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution European record doubtful. This species was originally described from the Sudanese Red Sea. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israel (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sudanese Red Sea [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134036
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-11-27 20:29:43Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Geodia micropunctata. 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=134036 on 2014-09-18
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