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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia inconstans (Dendy, 1887) 
AphiaID: 170537

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClionaidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia inconstans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia Marshall, 1892
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia arndti de Laubenfels, 1936 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpirastrella inconstans (Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberites inconstans Dendy, 1887 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1887a. The Sponge-fauna of Madras. A Report on a Collectionof Sponges obtained in the Neighbourhood of Madras by EdgarThurston, Esq. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 20(117):153-165, pls IX-XII. [details] [full text]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia inconstans var. digitata (Dendy, 1887)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia inconstans var. globosa (Dendy, 1887)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpheciospongia inconstans var. maeandrina (Dendy, 1887)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality India [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Madras [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelagoa [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern India [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Philippines [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Monsoon Current Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern and Northern Madagascar [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Kenya Banks [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShimoni [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTuléar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorParadise Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorInhaca Island [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMambone Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEntedebir [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEritrean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDelagoa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMadagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMozambican Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
India
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMuttom [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170537
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-06-05 12:04:55Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spheciospongia inconstans (Dendy, 1887). 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=170537 on 2014-11-29
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