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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 166902

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 editorXestospongia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia de Laubenfels, 1932
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium testudinarium Lamarck, 1815 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReniera crateriformis Carter, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorReniera testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De 1815 [1814]. Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarrel sponge  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria var. fistulophora (Wilson, 1925)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Australia [details]
Coral Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Barrier Reef [details]
Singapore Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSingaporean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndaman Sea Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArafura Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanda Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral and Southern Great Barrier Reef [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Philippines [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacca Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth China Sea Oceanic Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSulawesi Sea/Makassar Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern and Northern Madagascar [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Andaman Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMergui [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorQueensland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAldabra [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZanzibar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTuléar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Philippines
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPhilippines [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Sri Lanka
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeylon [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalindi [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQuirimba Archipelago [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype [from synonym] BMNH 1881.10.21.266, locality North Australia (Cape Denison, Queensland) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria Document hosted within WoRMS  Note: This is a 'short mudmap' made by John Hooper 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Xestospongia testudinaria in situ, Banda Sea, Indonesia
Xestospongia testudina...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166902
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2008-07-20 12:55:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Xestospongia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815). 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=166902 on 2014-09-20
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