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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna caribea Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 
AphiaID: 168252

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 editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycalina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna caribea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiemna Gray, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxemma tubulata (sensu De Laubenfels, 1936) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Sources  original description Pulitzer-Finali, G. 1986. A collection of West Indian Demospongiae (Porifera). In appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the West Indies. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria 86: 65-216. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality La Parguera [details]
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelizean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColombian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMexican Exclusive Economic Zone [Caribbean part] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPanamanian part of the Caribbean Sea [details]
Eastern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Caribbean [details]
Floridian
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFloridian [details]
Greater Antilles
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreater Antilles [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Northern Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Southern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Caribbean [details]
Southwestern Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthwestern Caribbean [details]
Western Caribbean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Caribbean [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuban Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico and Virgin Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuelan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the Gulf of Mexico [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The Sponge Guide 
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]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification This species was erroneously associated with the Indian Ocean species Biemna tubulata by several authors (Van Soest, 1984; Zea, 1986).  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality La Parguera, Puerto Rico [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168252
Taxonomic
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-06-12 17:47:47Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Biemna caribea Pulitzer-Finali, 1986. 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: 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 at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=168252 on 2014-12-22
  


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