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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766) 
AphiaID: 134311

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 editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantium (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium lyncurium Linnaeus, 1767 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmniscos morum (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonatia lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethea lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantia (Pallas, 1766) (misspelling of species name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya limski Müller & Zahn, 1968 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium contorta Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium nodulosa Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya morum Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus name mispelled and junior synonym)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766) 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
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorportokalli i detit me pufka  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortaronja de mar  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgolf ball sponge  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMeerorange  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornaranja de mar  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea (inaccurate[details]
Cuba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuba (inaccurate[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Monaco
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonaco [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenegalese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea Central [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSão Vicente [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Indies (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerkennah Islands [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype [from synonym] MSNG 49670, locality Western Mediterranean (Naples) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 15 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The many records of this species from NE Europe are assigned to Tethya citrina. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134311
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-09-22 11:00:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766). 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=134311 on 2014-12-28
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