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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ficiformis Poiret, 1789 
AphiaID: 193710

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ficiformis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Petrosia) ficiformis (Poiret, 1789)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Sources  original description Poiret, J.L.M. 1789a. Voyage en Barbarie, ou Lettres Ecrites del’Ancienne Numidie pendant les Années 1785 et 1786, avec un Essai sur l’Histoire naturelle de ce Pays. Deuxième Partie. 1. (Paris): 1-315. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mediterranean Sea Area [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Ionian Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTerribile Bank [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHabitat rock [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mediterranean [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:193710
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-05-21 09:20:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia ficiformis Poiret, 1789. 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=193710 on 2014-11-24
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