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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 
AphiaID: 165165

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 editorKeratosa (Subclass) > 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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) Linnaeus, 1759
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippospongia equina meandriniformis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina dura Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia agaricina dura var. typica Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia barbara f. dura Hyatt, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina meandriniformis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina meandriniformis var. barbara (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia meandriformis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia vermiculata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia zimocca barbara Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (status change)
Sources 
redescription Van Soest, R.W.M. 1978. Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part I. Keratosa. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 94. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 56 (179): 1–94. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoryellow sponge [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhardhead sponge [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBahamian [from synonym] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFernando de Noronha and Atoll das Rocas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [from synonym] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [from synonym] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [from synonym] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Brazil
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBrazilian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 97, locality Eastern Caribbean (Virgin Islands, Saint Thomas) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 97, locality Eastern Caribbean (Saint Thomas, Iles Vierges) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 105, locality Eastern Caribbean (Saint Thomas, Iles Vierges) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype [from synonym] ZMA Por. 02256, locality Eastern Caribbean (Saint Thomas, Iles Vierges) [view taxon]

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Spongia barbara lectotype specimen
Spongia barbara lectot...
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Spongia barbara paralectotype specimen
Spongia barbara parale...
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Spongia meandriformis lectotype specimen
Spongia meandriformis ...
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Spongia meandriformis paralectotype specimen
Spongia meandriformis ...
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Spongia vermiculata lectotype specimen
Spongia vermiculata le...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165165
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-05-17 18:25:03Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2010). Spongia (Spongia) barbara. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165165 on 2016-09-24
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