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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766) 
AphiaID: 134311

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantium (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium lyncurium Linnaeus, 1767 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmniscos morum (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonatia lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethea lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya aurantia (Pallas, 1766) (misspelling of species name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya limski Müller & Zahn, 1968 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium var. contorta Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya lyncurium var. nodulosa Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya morum Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyum lyncurium (Linnaeus, 1767) (genus name mispelled and junior synonym)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P. A. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarium succinctas descriptiones cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorportokalli i detit me pufka  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortaronja de mar  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgolf ball sponge  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMeerorange  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornaranja de mar  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Ionian Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Adriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Aegean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [details]
Alboran Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [details]
Azores Canaries Madeira
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea (inaccurate[details]
Cuba
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuba (inaccurate[details]
Gulf of Guinea Central
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea Central [details]
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian Sea [details]
Levantine Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Saharan Upwelling
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaharan Upwelling [details]
Senegal
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenegalese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South European Atlantic Shelf
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
Southern Norway
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Norway (inaccurate[details]
Tunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Plateau/Gulf of Sidra [details]
Western Mediterranean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
Ionian Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIonian Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSão Vicente [details]
Western Mediterranean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWest Africa [details]
From other sources
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype [from synonym] MSNG 49670, locality Western Mediterranean (Naples) [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 15 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Attribute Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFeedingtype filter feeder (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 1.5 » Unit mm » Type minimum » Locality (MRGID) 1920 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 2.7 » Unit mm » Type maximum » Locality (MRGID) 1920 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBody Size 60 » Unit mm » Type maximum » Dimension diameter » Locality (MRGID) 1920 [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The many records of this species from NE Europe are assigned to Tethya citrina. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134311
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-09-22 11:00:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766). 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. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: 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. (2015) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=134311 on 2015-05-23
  


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