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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815) 
AphiaID: 194751

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia Vosmaer, 1885
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De 1815 [1814]. Suite des polypiers empâtés. Mémoires du Muséum d’Histoire naturelle, Paris 1: 69-80, 162-168, 331-340. [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrosia testudinaria var. fistulophora Wilson, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXestospongia testudinaria var. fistulophora (Wilson, 1925)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
East African Coral Coast
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEast African Coral Coast [details]
Southern Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Red Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Andaman Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMergui [details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorQueensland [details]
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAldabra [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorZanzibar [details]
Madagascar
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTuléar [details]
Philippines
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPhilippines [details]
Sri Lanka
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeylon [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-Pacific [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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]
Note 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorhabitat sandy [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194751
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-17 18:39:48Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-05-08 17:56:14Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2008-02-23 11:44:34Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2008-07-20 12:55:31Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Petrosia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815). 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; 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.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=194751 on 2014-07-28
  


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