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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/21897
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID synonym of Alboran Sea (IHO Sea Area)
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishAlboran SeaSpalding, M. D. Fox, H. E. Allen, G. R. Davidson, N. Ferdana, Z. A. Finlayson, M. Halpern, B. S. Jorge, M. A. Lombana, A. Lourie, S. A., (2007). Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas. Bioscience 2007, VOL 57; numb 7, pages 573-584. doi: 10.1641/B570707   
PlaceType Marine Ecoregion of the World (MEOW) 
Latitude 35° 7' 0.8" N (35.1169°)  
Longitude 2° 39' 49.5" W (-2.66375°)  
Source Spalding, M. D. Fox, H. E. Allen, G. R. Davidson, N. Ferdana, Z. A. Finlayson, M. Halpern, B. S. Jorge, M. A. Lombana, A. Lourie, S. A., (2007). Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas. Bioscience 2007, VOL 57; numb 7, pages 573-584. doi: 10.1641/B570707, available online at https://www.worldwildlife.org/publications/marine-ecoregions-of-the-world-a-bioregionalization-of-coastal-and-shelf-areas
Relations 
Part of  Mediterranean Sea (Marine Province) 
Similar to  Alboran Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Species
occurring
in this area (100)
Acanthella acuta Schmidt, 1862
Acantheurypon hispidulum (Topsent, 1904) accepted as Eurypon hispidulum (Topsent, 1904)
Acantheurypon mixtum Topsent, 1928 accepted as Eurypon mixtum (Topsent, 1928)
Acantheurypon pilosella (Topsent, 1904)
Adocia laevis Griessinger, 1971 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) jeanmicheli Van Soest & Hooper, 2020
Alectona millari Carter, 1879
Anchinoe coriaceus (Fristedt, 1885) accepted as Hymedesmia (Stylopus) coriacea (Fristedt, 1885)
Anchinoe paupertas (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) paupertas (Bowerbank, 1866)
Antho involvens (Schmidt, 1864) accepted as Antho (Antho) involvens (Schmidt, 1864)
Antho involvens var. inconstans (Topsent, 1925) accepted as Antho (Antho) inconstans (Topsent, 1925)
Aplysilla rosea (Barrois, 1876)
Aplysilla sulfurea Schulze, 1878
Asbestopluma hypogea Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996 accepted as Lycopodina hypogea (Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996)
Asconema setubalense Kent, 1870
Aulospongus spinosus (Topsent, 1927)
Axinella alborana Sitjà & Maldonado, 2014
Axinella damicornis (Esper, 1794)
Axinella egregia sensu Topsent, 1892
Axinella spatula Sitjà & Maldonado, 2014
Axinella vaceleti Pansini, 1984
Axinella vellerea Topsent, 1904
Axinella verrucosa (Esper, 1794)
Batzella inops (Topsent, 1891)
Biemna partenopea Pulitzer-Finali, 1978
Bubaris vermiculata (Bowerbank, 1866)
Cacospongia mollior Schmidt, 1862
Cacospongia scalaris Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Scalarispongia scalaris (Schmidt, 1862)
Calthropella (Corticellopsis) recondita Pulitzer-Finali, 1972
Calthropella pathologica (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Calthropella (Calthropella) pathologica (Schmidt, 1868)
Caminus vulcani Schmidt, 1862
Chalinula fertilis Keller, 1880 accepted as Chalinula renieroides Schmidt, 1868
Chondrosia reniformis Nardo, 1847
Ciocalapata almae Carballo, Uriz & García-Gómez, 1996 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) almae (Carballo, Uriz & García-Gómez, 1996)
Cladorhiza abyssicola Sars, 1872
Clathria anchorata (Carter, 1874) accepted as Clathria (Paresperia) anchorata (Carter, 1874)
Clathria coralloides (Scopoli, 1772) accepted as Clathria (Clathria) coralloides (Scopoli, 1772)
Cliona celata Grant, 1826
Cliona rhodensis Rützler & Bromley, 1981
Cliona vastifica Hancock, 1849 accepted as Pione vastifica (Hancock, 1849)
Cliona viridis (Schmidt, 1862)
Coppatias incrustans (Topsent, 1890) accepted as Jaspis incrustans (Topsent, 1890)
Crambe crambe (Schmidt, 1862)
Crambe tuberosa Maldonado & Benito, 1991
Crella elegans (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Crella (Crella) elegans (Schmidt, 1862)
Delectona alboransis Rosell, 1996
Delectona ciconiae Bavestrello, Calcinai & Sarà, 1996
Dendroxea lenis (Topsent, 1892)
Dercitus (Dercitus) bucklandi lusitanica van Soest, Beglinger & de Voogd, 2010
Dercitus plicatus (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Dercitus (Stoeba) plicatus (Schmidt, 1868)
Desmacella annexa Schmidt, 1870
Desmacella inornata (Bowerbank, 1866)
Dictyonella incisa (Schmidt, 1880)
Diplastrella bistellata (Schmidt, 1862)
Discorhabdella hindei Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1992
Dotona pulchella mediterranea Rosell & Uriz, 2002
Dragmatella aberrans (Topsent, 1890)
Dysidea avara (Schmidt, 1862)
Dysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814)
Dysidea tupha (Pallas, 1766)
Endectyon (Hemectyon) filiformis Sitjà & Maldonado, 2014
Erylus papulifer Pulitzer-Finali, 1983
Esperiopsis fucorum (Esper, 1794) accepted as Amphilectus fucorum (Esper, 1794)
Eurypon coronula (Bowerbank, 1874)
Gelliodes fayalensis Topsent, 1892
Gellius angulatus (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) angulata (Bowerbank, 1866)
Halichondria bowerbanki Burton, 1930 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) bowerbanki Burton, 1930
Halichondria pachastrelloides Topsent, 1892 accepted as Topsentia pachastrelloides (Topsent, 1892)
Haliclona aquaeductus (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) aquaeductus (Schmidt, 1862)
Haliclona cinerea (Grant, 1826) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cinerea (Grant, 1826)
Haliclona fulva (Topsent, 1893) accepted as Haliclona (Halichoclona) fulva (Topsent, 1893)
Haliclona indistincta (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Haliclona (Rhizoniera) indistincta (Bowerbank, 1866)
Haliclona lacazei (Topsent, 1893) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) lacazei (Topsent, 1893)
Haliclona neens (Topsent, 1918) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) neens (Topsent, 1918)
Haliclona palmonensis Carballo & Garcia-Gómez, 1995
Hamacantha (Vomerula) falcula (Bowerbank, 1874)
Hamacantha falcula (Bowerbank, 1874) accepted as Hamacantha (Vomerula) falcula (Bowerbank, 1874)
Hamacantha johnsoni (Bowerbank, 1864) accepted as Hamacantha (Hamacantha) johnsoni (Bowerbank, 1864)
Hemiasterella elongata Topsent, 1928
Histodermion cryosi Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994 accepted as Coelosphaera (Histodermion) cryosi (Boury-Esnault, Pansini & Uriz, 1994)
Hymedesmia baculifera (Topsent, 1901) accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) baculifera (Topsent, 1901)
Hymedesmia koehleri (Topsent, 1896) accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) koehleri (Topsent, 1896)
Hymedesmia pansa Bowerbank, 1882 accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) pansa Bowerbank, 1882
Hymedesmia peachii Bowerbank, 1882 accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) peachii Bowerbank, 1882
Hymedesmia pennata Brøndsted, 1932 accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) pennata Brøndsted, 1932
Hymedesmia pugio Lundbeck, 1910 accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) pugio Lundbeck, 1910
Hymedesmia senegalensis Lévi, 1956 accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) senegalensis Lévi, 1956
Hymedesmia versicolor (Topsent, 1893) accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) versicolor (Topsent, 1893)
Hymeniacidon sanguinea (Grant, 1826) accepted as Hymeniacidon perlevis (Montagu, 1814)
Ircinia fasciculata sensu Vacelet, 1959 accepted as Ircinia variabilis (Schmidt, 1862)
Ircinia oros (Schmidt, 1864)
Ircinia pipetta (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Sarcotragus pipetta (Schmidt, 1868)
Ircinia spinosula (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Sarcotragus spinosulus Schmidt, 1862
Ircinia variabilis (Schmidt, 1862)
Isops anceps (Vosmaer, 1894) accepted as Geodia anceps (Vosmaer, 1894)
Isops intuta (Topsent, 1892) accepted as Caminella intuta (Topsent, 1892)
Jaspis eudermis Lévi & Vacelet, 1958
Jaspis incrustans (Topsent, 1890)
Jaspis johnstonii (Schmidt, 1862)
Latrunculia citharistae Vacelet, 1969 accepted as Latrunculia (Biannulata) citharistae Vacelet, 1969
Latrunculia insignis Topsent, 1890 accepted as Sceptrella insignis (Topsent, 1890)
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-20 15:39:48 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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