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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia rubra Linnaeus, 1788 
AphiaID: 597813

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 rubra (Species)
Status taxon inquirendum
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia Linnaeus, 1759
Source  original description Linnaeus, C. (1788). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima tertia, aucta reformata. Cura J.F. Gmelin. G.E. Beer, Lipsiae 1(5-6):2225-3910. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern and Central Red Sea [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Collected by Forsskal in Suez, fixed on a stone. Not certain that it is a sponge. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:597813
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2012-05-17 13:48:03Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Spongia rubra. 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=597813 on 2014-12-26
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