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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/21752
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID synonym of Mediterranean Sea (IHO Sea Area)
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishMediterranean SeaSpalding et al.; 2007   
PlaceType Marine Province 
Latitude 36° 28' 0.8" N (36.4669°)  
Longitude 16° 31' 41.2" E (16.5281°)  
Source Spalding et al.; 2007
Relations 
Part of  Temperate Northern Atlantic (Realm) 
Similar to  Mediterranean Sea (IHO Sea Area)  [view hierarchy]   
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Species
occurring
in this area (2)
Alcyonium incrustans Esper, 1806
Ascandra minchini Borojevic, 1966
Species
occurring
in any subarea
of Mediterranean Sea (100)
Aaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864)
Aaptos papillata (Keller, 1880)
Acanthacarnus levii Vacelet, 1960 accepted as Acarnus levii (Vacelet, 1960)
Acanthacarnus souriei Lévi, 1952 accepted as Acarnus souriei (Lévi, 1952)
Acanthella acuta Schmidt, 1862
Acanthella annulata Sarà, 1958
Acanthella aurantiaca Keller, 1889 accepted as Stylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889)
Acanthella obtusa Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Dictyonella obtusa (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)
Acanthodendrilla levii Uriz & Maldonado, 2000
Acarnus polytylus Pulitzer-Finali, 1983 accepted as Acarnus tortilis Topsent, 1892
Acarnus tortilis Topsent, 1892
Acervochalina limbata (Montagu, 1814) accepted as Chalinula limbata (Montagu, 1814)
Acheliderma lemniscata Topsent, 1892 accepted as Acheliderma lemniscatum Topsent, 1892
Aciculites mediterranea Manconi, Serusi & Pisera, 2006
Adocia cinerea (Grant, 1826) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cinerea (Grant, 1826)
Adocia grossa (Schmidt, 1864) accepted as Haliclona (Rhizoniera) grossa (Schmidt, 1864)
Adocia laevis Griessinger, 1971 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) laevis (Griessinger, 1971)
Adocia reptans Griessinger, 1971 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) reptans (Griessinger, 1971)
Adocia semitubulosa (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) semitubulosa (Lamarck, 1814)
Adocia simulans (Johnston, 1842) accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) simulans (Johnston, 1842)
Adocia varia Sarà, 1958 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) varia (Sarà, 1958)
Adocia varia var. tabulata Sarà, 1958 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) simulans (Johnston, 1842)
Adocia venata Sarà, 1960 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) venata (Sarà, 1960)
Agelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Agelas oroides var. flavus (Topsent, 1929) accepted as Agelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Aka coralliirubri Calcinai, Cerrano & Bavestrello, 2007 accepted as Siphonodictyon coralliirubri (Calcinai, Cerrano & Bavestrello, 2007)
Aka infesta (Johnson, 1889) accepted as Siphonodictyon infestum (Johnson, 1889)
Aka labyrinthica (Hancock, 1849) accepted as Siphonodictyon labyrinthicum (Hancock, 1849)
Alcyonium aurantium Pallas, 1766 accepted as Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766)
Alcyonium cydonium Linnaeus, 1767 sensu Esper, 1829
Alcyonium domuncula Olivi, 1792 accepted as Suberites domuncula (Olivi, 1792)
Alcyonium ficus Pallas, 1766
Alcyonium lyncurium Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Tethya aurantium (Pallas, 1766)
Alectona millari Carter, 1879
Alloscleria glabra (Topsent, 1898) accepted as Topsentia glabra (Topsent, 1898)
Amorphinopsis pallescens (Topsent, 1892)
Amphilectus osculosus Topsent, 1892 accepted as Phorbas osculosus (Topsent, 1892)
Amphiute paulini Hanitsch, 1894
Amphoriscus buccichii Ebner, 1887
Amphoriscus cylindrus (Haeckel, 1872)
Amphoriscus dohrni Sarà, 1960
Amphoriscus gregorii (Lendenfeld, 1891)
Amphoriscus salfii Sarà, 1951
Anchinoe coriaceus (Fristedt, 1885) accepted as Hymedesmia (Stylopus) coriacea (Fristedt, 1885)
Anchinoe coriaceus var. tenacior Topsent, 1925 accepted as Phorbas tenacior (Topsent, 1925)
Anchinoe fictitius (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Phorbas fictitius (Bowerbank, 1866)
Anchinoe mercator (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Phorbas mercator (Schmidt, 1868)
Anchinoe paupertas (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) paupertas (Bowerbank, 1866)
Anchinoe tenacior Topsent, 1925 accepted as Phorbas tenacior (Topsent, 1925)
Ancorina aaptos Schmidt, 1864 accepted as Aaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864)
Ancorina cerebrum Schmidt, 1862
Ancorina radix Marenzeller, 1889
Ancorina simplicissima Schmidt, 1868 accepted as Stelletta simplicissima (Schmidt, 1868)
Ancorina tripodaria Schmidt, 1868 accepted as Characella tripodaria (Schmidt, 1868)
Anisotylacanthea curvata Vacelet, 1969 accepted as Damiria curvata (Vacelet, 1969)
Antho (Antho) involvens (Schmidt, 1864)
Antho (Antho) paucispina Sarà & Siribelli, 1962
Antho (Plocamia) sarasiri Costa, Pansini & Bertolino, 2019
Antho involvens (Schmidt, 1864) accepted as Antho (Antho) involvens (Schmidt, 1864)
Antho involvens var. inconstans (Topsent, 1925) accepted as Antho (Antho) inconstans (Topsent, 1925)
Antho oxeifera (Ferrer-Hernandez, 1921) accepted as Antho (Antho) oxeifera (Ferrer-Hernandez, 1921)
Aphroceras caespitosa (Haeckel, 1872)
Aphroceras corticata (Lendenfeld, 1891)
Aplysia aerophoba Nardo, 1833 accepted as Aplysina aerophoba (Nardo, 1833)
Aplysilla arenosa Topsent, 1925 accepted as Chelonaplysilla arenosa (Topsent, 1925)
Aplysilla rosea (Barrois, 1876)
Aplysilla sulfurea Schulze, 1878
Aplysina aerophoba (Nardo, 1833)
Aplysina carnosa Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Aplysina aerophoba (Nardo, 1833)
Aplysina cavernicola (Vacelet, 1959)
Aplysinopsis massa Szymanski, 1904 accepted as Cacospongia mollior Schmidt, 1862
Aplysinopsis massa f. lobulosa Topsent, 1934 accepted as Scalarispongia scalaris (Schmidt, 1862)
Aplysinopsis massa f. osculata Topsent, 1934 accepted as Scalarispongia scalaris (Schmidt, 1862)
Aplysinopsis massa f. porrecta Topsent, 1934 accepted as Scalarispongia scalaris (Schmidt, 1862)
Aplysinopsis tuberosa Szymanski, 1904 accepted as Aplysina tuberosa (Szymanski, 1904)
Artemisina mediterranea Babiç, 1922 accepted as Antho (Antho) mediterranea (Babiç, 1922)
Artemisina paradoxa Babiç, 1922 accepted as Antho (Antho) paradoxa (Babiç, 1922)
Asbestopluma (Asbestopluma) hypogea Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996 accepted as Lycopodina hypogea (Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996)
Asbestopluma hypogea Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996 accepted as Lycopodina hypogea (Vacelet & Boury-Esnault, 1996)
Ascaltis charybdea Haeckel, 1872 accepted as Leucosolenia gegenbauri (Haeckel, 1870)
Ascaltis reticulum (Schmidt, 1862)
Ascandra contorta (Bowerbank, 1866)
Ascandra falcata Haeckel, 1872
Ascandra hermesi Breitfuss, 1897 accepted as Ascaltis reticulum (Schmidt, 1862)
Ascandra spalatensis Klautau, Imesek, Azevedo, Plese, Nikolic & Cetkovic, 2016
Asconema setubalense Kent, 1870
Ascyssa coralloides (Haeckel, 1870)
Ascyssa troglodytes Haeckel, 1870
Asteropus incrustans Lendenfeld, 1898 accepted as Jaspis johnstonii (Schmidt, 1862)
Auletta pedunculata (Topsent, 1896)
Aulospongus spinosus (Topsent, 1927)
Axinella alborana Sitjà & Maldonado, 2014
Axinella babici Vacelet, 1961
Axinella cannabina (Esper, 1794)
Axinella centrotylota Pansini, 1984
Axinella cinnamomea (Nardo, 1833)
Axinella cristagalli Maas, 1894 accepted as Hymeniacidon perlevis (Montagu, 1814)
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-18 17:25:03 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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