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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya seychellensis (Wright, 1881) 
AphiaID: 170991

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 seychellensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya Lamarck, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlemo seychellensis Wright, 1881
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlemo seychellensis Wright, 1881 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonatia seychellensis (Wright, 1881) (genus transfer)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlemo seychellensis Wright, 1881) Wright, E.P. (1881). On a new genus and species of a sponge (Alemo seychellensis) with supposed heteromorphic zooids. Trans.Irish Academy 28: 13-20, pl. I (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral and Southern Great Barrier Reef [details]
Cocos-Keeling/Christmas Island
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCocos-Keeling/Christmas Island [details]
East African Coral Coast
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Oman
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOman [details]
Seychelles
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [details]
Society Islands
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSociety Islands [details]
Southeast Papua New Guinea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSoutheast Papua New Guinea [details]
Southern Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef [details]
Western Arabian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
Western India
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern India [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Western and Northern Madagascar
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern and Northern Madagascar [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCentral and Southern Great Barrier Reef [details]
Floridian
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFloridian (inaccurate[details]
Greater Antilles
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreater Antilles (inaccurate[details]
Kenya
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMombasa [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNyali [details]
Papua New Guinea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPapua New Guinean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Southeast Papua New Guinea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSoutheast Papua New Guinea [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorInhaca Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQuirimba Archipelago [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (25 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attributes 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 > zooplankton » 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]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Records of the species from the Caribbean region are suspected to be incorrect. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170991
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-09-23 11:59:15Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2006). Tethya seychellensis (Wright, 1881). 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=170991 on 2016-09-29
   


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