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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789) 
AphiaID: 166837

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) Vosmaer, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium distortum Lamarck, 1815 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia dura (Schmidt, 1862) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia ficiformis (Poiret, 1789) (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRayneria dura Nardo, 1834 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReniera compacta Schmidt, 1864 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReniera dura Schmidt, 1862 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchmidtia dura (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchmidtia ficiformis (Poiret, 1789) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchmidtia fungiformis Balsamo Crivelli, 1863 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ficiformis Poiret, 1789 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Poiret, J.L.M. 1789a. Voyage en Barbarie, ou Lettres Ecrites del’Ancienne Numidie pendant les Années 1785 et 1786, avec un Essai sur l’Histoire naturelle de ce Pays. Deuxième Partie. 1. (Paris): 1-315. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpetrosiaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja de pedra  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharde vijgspons  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstony sponge  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge pierre  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFeigenschwamm  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspugna petrosia  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpetrosia dura  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Cape Verde
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verdean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadeiran Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tyrrhenian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Naples [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 editorIonian Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Mediterranean [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 regional or thematic species database
Ionian Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTerribile Bank [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSão Vicente [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCroatian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Mediterranean [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius capitalis (Giesbrecht, 1895) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius thorelli (Giesbrecht, 1895) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Petrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis
Petrosia (Petrosia) fi...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166837
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-02-02 13:03:02Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Petrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789). 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=166837 on 2014-07-13
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