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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 
AphiaID: 165220

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) officinalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) Linnaeus, 1759
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia officinalis (Linnaeus, 1759) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia officinalis var. adriatica Schmidt, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia officinalis var. mollissima (Schmidt, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuspongia officinalis var. tubulosa Schulze, 1879 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia mollissima Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 · accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea var. tubuliformis Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis mediterranea var. zimocciformis Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia officinalis var. adriatica Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia quarnerensis Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Sources  additional source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. 1864. Supplement der Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. Enthaltend die Histologie und systematische Ergänzungen. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-vi, 1-48, pls 1-4.
page(s): 24-26 [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsfungjeri i tualetit [from synonym]  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbadspons [from synonym]  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspugna da bagno [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΦίνοUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜελάτια  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis var. exigua (Schulze, 1879)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) officinalis var. irregularis (Schulze, 1879)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Alboran Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Cape Verde
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Specimens 

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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 PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Spongia officinalis
Spongia officinalis
Euspongia officinalis
Euspongia officinalis
[image from synonym]
Spongia officinalis
Spongia officinalis
Spongia officinalis
Spongia officinalis
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165220
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-05-19 10:23:56Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Spongia (Spongia) officinalis 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165220 on 2015-08-29
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