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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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) Vosmaer, 1885
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ficiformis Poiret, 1789
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) · accepted, alternate representation (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  basis of record Desqueyroux-Faúndez, R.; Valentine, C. 2002. Family Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980. Pp. 906-917. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Western Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Cape Verde
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verdean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadeiran Exclusive Economic Zone [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 [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
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSão Vicente [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAegean Sea [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLevantine Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [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. (2015). Petrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis. 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166837 on 2015-07-01
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