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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) Linnaeus, 1759 
AphiaID: 165158

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 accepted
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDitela Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia Bronn, 1859 (junior synonym)
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) adjimensis (Topsent, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) anclotea de Laubenfels & Storr, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) arabica Keller, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) australis Bergquist, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) bailyi (Lendenfeld, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) bibulus Rao, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) brunnea Lévi, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) cerebralis Thiele, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) ceylonensis Dendy, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) coelosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) conifera (Lendenfeld, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) cookii Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) distans (Schulz, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) excavata (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) fenestrata Rao, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) fistulosa (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) graminea Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) hispida Lamarck, 1814
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) hospes (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) illawarra (Whitelegge, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) irregularis (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lamella (Schulze, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lesleighae Helmy, El Serehy, Mohamed & van Soest, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lignea Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lobosa (Polejaeff, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) magellanica Thiele, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) matamata de Laubenfels, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) mexicana Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) mollicula Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) nicholsoni Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) nitens (Schmidt, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) obliqua Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) obscura Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) oceanica de Laubenfels, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) osculata (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) osculosa (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) papyracea Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) perforata (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pertusa Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pilosa (Wilson, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) solitaria Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) spinosa (Lendenfeld, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) sterea de Laubenfels & Storr, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) suriganensis (Wilson, 1925)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) sweeti (Kirkpatrick, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tampa de Laubenfels & Storr, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tectoria Hyatt, 1877
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tenuiramosa (Dendy, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tubulifera Lamarck, 1814
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) violacea Lévi, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) virgultosa (Schmidt, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) zimocca Schmidt, 1862

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) bartholomei Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) caliciformis Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) cladonia Rafinesque, 1818 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) ditelliformis Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) divisa Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) dumetosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) guadelupensis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) haagenseni Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) intermedia Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) isidis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) krebbresi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) lacinulosiformis Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) napiformis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) negligens Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) plana Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) prava Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) punctata Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) subcircularis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) tetheaformis Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) turrita Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) usitatissima Lamarck, 1814 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) vermiculatiformis Hyatt, 1877 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) virgata Rafinesque, 1818 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) corlosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) coelosia Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) idia de Laubenfels, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiosella idia (de Laubenfels, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pikei (Hyatt, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciospongia pikei (Hyatt, 1877)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165158
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia (Spongia) 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=165158 on 2014-08-23
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