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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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemnida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemnidae (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
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacella peachi var. fistulosa Topsent, 1897
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  basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M.; Beglinger, E.J. (2002). A new species of Biemna (Porifera, Poecilosclerida) from the Sultanate of Oman. Beaufortia. 52 (2): 15-24. [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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Banda Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Oman
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern China [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChapani Island [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZanzibar [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBamburi [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRas Iwetine [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [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
2017-09-27 08:09:24Z  changed  Boury-Esnault, Nicole
  
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  Citation: Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2017). Biemna fistulosa (Topsent, 1897). In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios Lopez, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=168257 on 2017-10-23
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