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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella swinhoei Gray, 1868 
AphiaID: 171264

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 editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella Gray, 1868
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella Gray, 1868
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylocalyx prattii Bowerbank, 1869 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella pratti (Bowerbank, 1869) (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1868b. Note on Theonella, a New Genus of Coralloid Sponges from Formosa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1868 (3): 565-566. [details] [full text]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella swinhoei var. verrucosa Wilson, 1925
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndaman and Nicobar Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanda Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Monsoon Current Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaudi Arabian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth China Sea Oceanic Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern China [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern and Northern Madagascar [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Aqaba
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of Aqaba [details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAldabra [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Kenya Banks [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorShelly Beach (Mombasa) [details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Madagascar
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTuléar [details]
Red Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar [details]
(no group)
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 editorTaiwanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhabitat coral reefs [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 65.12.15.2 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Taiwan [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171264
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-11-25 18:55:41Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Theonella swinhoei Gray, 1868. 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=171264 on 2014-10-25
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