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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884 
AphiaID: 169378

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 editorMyxillina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochotidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota Ridley, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiattrochota ditrochota de Laubenfels, 1954 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiattrochota hiatti de Laubenfels, 1954 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHiattrochota mystile de Laubenfels, 1954 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. flabellata Dendy, 1887 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. minor Hentschel, 1911 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. tumescens Kirkpatrick, 1900 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota hiatti (de Laubenfels, 1954) (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Ridley, S.O. 1884a. Spongiida. Pp. 366-482, pls 39-43; 582-630, pls 53-54. In: Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Alert’, 1881-2. (British Museum (Natural History): London). [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurple-staining sponge  [details]
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taxa (3)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. flabellata Dendy, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. minor Hentschel, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera var. tumescens Kirkpatrick, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
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 editorBonaparte Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCocos-Keeling/Christmas Island [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast Caroline Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern India [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea Central (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacca Strait [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMariana Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarshall Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorShark Bay [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Caroline Islands [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Guinea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Guinea (inaccurate[details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSeychellois Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni [details]
Madagascar
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTuléar [details]
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorParadise Islands [details]
Mozambique Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorInhaca Island [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMambone Islands [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUm Aaabak [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDelagoa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMadagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChristmas Island Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicronesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 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; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Iotrochota baculifera) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Sponge Barcoding Database (Iotrochota baculifera) 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen M.R.A.C. no 556 [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen M.R.A.C. no 507 B [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Encrusting sponge, irregularly lobate, 5-10 cm long, 5 cm thick. Surface raised into faintly conulose irregular lumps. Oscules 1-2 mm wide and irregularly spaced. Body tough, brittle and incompressible, emitting copious stringy, magenta-coloured mucus. Colour deep purplish-black. Habitat: inshore fringing reefs. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality N Australia [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169378
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-05-24 18:13:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Iotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884. 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=169378 on 2014-10-20
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