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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona viridis (Schmidt, 1862) 
AphiaID: 134146

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona Grant, 1826
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona copiosa Sarà, 1959 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona nigricans (Schmidt, 1862) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona suberea (Schmidt, 1862) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCliona tremitensis Sarà, 1961 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsculina polystomella Schmidt, 1868 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapillina nigricans Schmidt, 1862 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPapillina suberea Schmidt, 1862 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaguilla nigricans (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapiliata nigricans (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapiliata suberea (Schmidt, 1862) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVioa viridis Schmidt, 1862 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Schmidt, O. 1862. Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7. [details] [full text]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja perforant verda  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgroene boorspons  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorclione verte  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja perforante verde  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Cape Verde
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico (inaccurate[details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Monaco
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonaco [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadeira [details]
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea (inaccurate[details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngolan Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUSA (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAngolan (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (inaccurate[details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndian Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island (inaccurate[details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni (inaccurate[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea (inaccurate[details]
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAtlantic [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPacific Ocean (inaccurate[details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra [details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCroatian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Italy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorItaly [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorItalian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlgerian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Cliona viridis) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cliona viridis is unlikely to occur in the Red Sea or in Indian and Pacific Oceans. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bathymetric and geographical distribution. – This
species ranges from shallow bottoms, where it is very
abundant, down to about 367 m (Vacelet 1960). It can be
found in well-lighted zones as well as in coralligenous
biocoenoses and entrances of semi-dark caves. It has
been recorded in the Mediterranean Sea and the North
Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen Reg. No. 1621 [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Cliona viridis
Cliona viridis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134146
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-02-04 11:57:32Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Cliona viridis. 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=134146 on 2014-09-23
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