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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) arabica Keller, 1889 
AphiaID: 165161

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) Linnaeus, 1759
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia arabica Keller, 1889 (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. arabica Keller, 1889 (rank elevation)
Sources  original description Keller, C. 1889. Die Spongienfauna des rothen Meeres (I. Hälfte). Z. wiss. Zool. 48: 311-405, pls XX-XXV (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Eritrea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaudi Arabian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165161
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-01-20 14:16:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia (Spongia) arabica Keller, 1889. 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=165161 on 2014-07-14
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