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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/21918
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishSouthern Red SeaSpalding, M. D. Fox, H. E. Allen, G. R. Davidson, N. Ferdana, Z. A. Finlayson, M. Halpern, B. S. Jorge, M. A. Lombana, A. Lourie, S. A., (2007). Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas. Bioscience 2007, VOL 57; numb 7, pages 573-584. doi: 10.1641/B570707   
PlaceType Marine Ecoregion of the World (MEOW) 
Latitude 16° 47' 35.9" N (16.7933°)  
Longitude 40° 48' 52.2" E (40.8145°)  
Source Spalding, M. D. Fox, H. E. Allen, G. R. Davidson, N. Ferdana, Z. A. Finlayson, M. Halpern, B. S. Jorge, M. A. Lombana, A. Lourie, S. A., (2007). Marine Ecoregions of the World: A Bioregionalization of Coastal and Shelf Areas. Bioscience 2007, VOL 57; numb 7, pages 573-584. doi: 10.1641/B570707, available online at https://www.worldwildlife.org/publications/marine-ecoregions-of-the-world-a-bioregionalization-of-coastal-and-shelf-areas
Relation 
Part of  Red Sea and Gulf of Aden (Marine Province) 
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Species
occurring
in this area (100)
Aaptos aaptos (Schmidt, 1864)
Acanthella aurantiaca Keller, 1889 accepted as Stylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889)
Acanthella ehrenbergi Keller, 1889 accepted as Biemna ehrenbergi (Keller, 1889)
Acanthella flabelliformis Keller, 1889 accepted as Echinodictyum flabelliforme (Keller, 1889)
Acarnus ternatus Ridley, 1884
Acarnus thielei Lévi, 1958
Acarnus wolffgangi Keller, 1889
Adocia pigmentifera (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Haliclona pigmentifera (Dendy, 1905)
Agelas marmarica Lévi, 1958
Agelas mauritiana (Carter, 1883)
Antherochalina quercifolia Keller, 1889 accepted as Axinella quercifolia (Keller, 1889)
Aplysilla lacunosa Keller, 1889
Aplysilla rosea (Barrois, 1876)
Aplysina mollis Row, 1911 accepted as Suberea mollis (Row, 1911)
Arenosclera arabica (Keller, 1889)
Axinella durissima (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Dragmacidon durissimum (Dendy, 1905)
Axinella pumila Keller, 1889 accepted as Higginsia pumila (Keller, 1889)
Bajalus laxus Lendenfeld, 1885 accepted as Halisarca laxus (Lendenfeld, 1885)
Biemna trirhaphis (Topsent, 1897)
Burtonanchora gracilis Lévi, 1965 accepted as Myxilla (Burtonanchora) gracilis (Lévi, 1965)
Cacochalina calyx Keller, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia calyx (Keller, 1889)
Cacochalina maculata Keller, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia maculata (Keller, 1889)
Callyspongia crassa (Keller, 1889)
Callyspongia subarmigera (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) subarmigera (Ridley, 1884)
Carteriospongia cordifolia Keller, 1889 accepted as Lamellodysidea herbacea (Keller, 1889)
Ceraochalina densa Keller, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia (Euplacella) densa (Keller, 1889)
Ceraochalina gibbosa Keller, 1889 accepted as Echinoclathria gibbosa (Keller, 1889)
Ceraochalina granulata Keller, 1889 accepted as Clathria granulata (Keller, 1889)
Ceraochalina ochracea Keller, 1889 accepted as Amphimedon ochracea (Keller, 1889)
Chalina minor Row, 1911 accepted as Haliclona ramusculoides (Topsent, 1893)
Chelonaplysilla arenosa (Topsent, 1925) accepted as Chelonaplysilla noevus (Carter, 1876)
Chondrilla globulifera Keller, 1891 accepted as Chondrilla australiensis Carter, 1873
Chondrilla mixta Schulze, 1877
Chondrilla nucula Schmidt, 1862
Chondrillastra mixta (Schulze, 1877) accepted as Chondrilla mixta Schulze, 1877
Chondrosia debilis Thiele, 1900
Cinachyra alba tridens Lendenfeld, 1907 accepted as Cinachyrella albatridens (Lendenfeld, 1907)
Cinachyra schulzei Keller, 1891 accepted as Cinachyrella schulzei (Keller, 1891)
Cinachyrella eurystoma (Keller, 1891)
Clathria (Clathria) arbuscula (Row, 1911)
Clathria aculeata Ridley, 1884 accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) abietina (Lamarck, 1814)
Clathria frondifera (Bowerbank, 1875) accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) vulpina (Lamarck, 1814)
Clathria granulata (Keller, 1889)
Clathria maeandrina Ridley, 1884 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) maeandrina Ridley, 1884
Clathria procera (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) procera (Ridley, 1884)
Clathria spongiosa Burton, 1959 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) spongodes Dendy, 1922
Clathria transiens Hallmann, 1912 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) transiens Hallmann, 1912
Clathrina tenuipilosa (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Arturia tenuipilosa (Dendy, 1905)
Cliona orientalis Thiele, 1900
Cliona vastifica Hancock, 1849 accepted as Pione vastifica (Hancock, 1849)
Cliothosa hancocki (Topsent, 1888)
Coppatias albescens Row, 1911 accepted as Jaspis albescens (Row, 1911)
Dactylochalina viridis Keller, 1889 accepted as Amphimedon chloros Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004
Damiria simplex Keller, 1891
Damiriana schmidti (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Lissodendoryx (Waldoschmittia) schmidti (Ridley, 1884)
Darwinella gardineri Topsent, 1905
Dercitus (Halinastra) exostoticus (Schmidt, 1868)
Diplastrella gardineri Topsent, 1918
Discodermia stylifera Keller, 1891
Dysidea cinerea Keller, 1889
Dysidea herbacea (Keller, 1889) accepted as Lamellodysidea herbacea (Keller, 1889)
Echinoclathria gibbosa (Keller, 1889)
Echinoclathria robusta (Keller, 1889)
Echinodictyum flabelliforme (Keller, 1889)
Echinodictyum jousseaumi Topsent, 1892
Ecionemia spinastra Lévi, 1958
Ernstia arabica Voigt, Erpenbeck & Wörheide, 2017 accepted as Ernsta arabica (Voigt, Erpenbeck & Wörheide, 2017)
Erylus proximus Dendy, 1916
Esperella dendyi Row, 1911 accepted as Mycale (Mycale) dendyi (Row, 1911)
Eurypon calypsoi Lévi, 1958
Fasciospongia cavernosa (Schmidt, 1862)
Fasuberea quadrangulata Lévi, 1958 accepted as Monanchora quadrangulata (Lévi, 1958)
Folitispa acuata Lévi, 1958 accepted as Crambe acuata (Lévi, 1958)
Gelliodes incrustans Dendy, 1905
Gelliodes setosa Keller, 1889
Gellius toxius Topsent, 1897 accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) toxia (Topsent, 1897)
Grantessa stauridia (Haeckel, 1872) accepted as Sycettusa stauridia (Haeckel, 1872)
Grantessa zanzibaris Jenkin, 1908 accepted as Sycettusa zanzibaris (Jenkin, 1908)
Grayella cyathophora Carter, 1869 accepted as Crella (Grayella) cyathophora (Carter, 1869)
Grayella papillata Lévi, 1958 accepted as Crella (Grayella) papillata (Lévi, 1958)
Guitarra fimbriata Carter, 1874
Halichondria bubastes Row, 1911 accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) bubastes (Row, 1911)
Halichondria glabrata Keller, 1891 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) glabrata Keller, 1891
Halichondria granulata Keller, 1891 accepted as Halichondria kelleri Van Soest & Hooper, 2020
Halichondria tuberculatum Keller, 1891 accepted as Myrmekioderma tuberculatum (Keller, 1891)
Haliclona camerata (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Chalinula camerata (Ridley, 1884)
Haliclona contignata (Thiele, 1899) accepted as Neopetrosia contignata (Thiele, 1899)
Haliclona flagellifer (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Haliclona (Flagellia) flagellifera (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
Haliclona obtusispiculifera (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Niphates obtusispiculifera (Dendy, 1905)
Haliclona ochracea (Keller, 1889) accepted as Amphimedon ochracea (Keller, 1889)
Halme robusta Keller, 1889 accepted as Echinoclathria robusta (Keller, 1889)
Heteronema erecta Keller, 1889 accepted as Hyrtios erectus (Keller, 1889)
Hezekia arabica Lévi, 1958 accepted as Ecionemia arabica (Lévi, 1958)
Higginsia higgini Dendy, 1922
Hircinia atrovirens Keller, 1889 accepted as Ircinia atrovirens (Keller, 1889)
Hircinia echinata Keller, 1889 accepted as Ircinia echinata (Keller, 1889)
Hircinia ramosa Keller, 1889 accepted as Ircinia ramosa (Keller, 1889)
Hymeniacidon calcifera Row, 1911
Iotrochota baculifera Ridley, 1884
Jaspis johnstonii (Schmidt, 1862)
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-20 15:39:48 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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