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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis (Montagu, 1814) 
AphiaID: 194767

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 editorDysideidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia Nardo, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea Johnston, 1842
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis tubulosa Schulze, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea avara (Schmidt, 1862)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis var. clathrata Hentschel, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea clathrata (Hentschel, 1912)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis var. fasciculata Wilson, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea fasciculata (Wilson, 1925)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongelia fragilis var. irregularis Lendenfeld, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZanzibar (inaccurate[details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiophorus scutatus (Brady & Robertson D., 1873) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres complexus Stock, 1960 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres parvus Giesbrecht, 1899 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194767
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-17 18:39:48Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-11-17 19:35:29Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2014-02-16 18:30:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongelia fragilis (Montagu, 1814). 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=194767 on 2015-03-01
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