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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna fortis (Topsent, 1897) 
AphiaID: 168259

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacella fortis Topsent, 1897 (genus transfer)
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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Banda Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian part of the Banda Sea [details]
Singapore Strait
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSingaporean Exclusive Economic Zone [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 editorMalacca Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Vietnam [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVietnamese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSeychellois Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSeychellois part of the Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNyali [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRas Iwetine [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [details]
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalindi [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQuirimba Archipelago [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Note 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen MRAC reg. No. 1646 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168259
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 fortis (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.; 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=168259 on 2014-09-01
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