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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia oculata Linnaeus, 1759 
AphiaID: 268170

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 oculata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Haliclona) oculata (Linnaeus, 1759)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuchalinopsis (Chalina) Grant, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona Grant, 1836
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Source  original description Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturæ per regna tria naturæ, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus II. Editio decima, reformata. - pp. [1-4], 825-1384. Holmiæ. (L. Salvii). [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (78 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Incertae sedis. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is a senior homonym of Spongia oculata Pallas, 1766. No locality was quoted by Linnaeus, 1759. In the 1767 edition, he followed Pallas (1766), who recorded 'Mare inter Angliam & Belgium' as the type locality. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:268170
Taxonomic
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2008-01-14 19:33:26Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2013-08-20 08:58:55Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia oculata Linnaeus, 1759. 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=268170 on 2014-11-29
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