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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna fistulosa (Topsent, 1897) 
AphiaID: 168257

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna fistulosa (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacella fistulosa Topsent, 1897 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacella peachi var. fistulosa Topsent, 1897 (genus transfer and status change)
Sources  original description Topsent, E. 1897a. Spongiaires de la Baie d’Amboine. (Voyage de MM. M. Bedot et C. Pictet dans l’Archipel Malais). Revue suisse de Zoologie 4: 421-487, pls 18-21. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstinging tube sponge  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Ambon [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
China
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHong Kong [details]
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbon [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesia [details]
Tanzania
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanda Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBamburi [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChapani Island [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZanzibar [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRas Iwetine [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Multi thin-walled, fragile tubes, 1-2 cm across and 1-3 cm high, appearing as a thin stretched skin embedded with branching coralline algae. Surface uneven, conulose and lacy in patches; body extremely cavernous. Oscules prominent, 1 cm wide, with raised membranous collars. Habitat: clustered in mixed algal beds, seagrass beds and shallow reefs. Distribution: also from SE Asia (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168257
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-06-12 17:47:47Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Biemna fistulosa (Topsent, 1897). 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. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=168257 on 2014-12-19
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