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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/21976
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
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Language Name Name source
EnglishSouthwestern CaribbeanSpalding, 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 12° 16' 35.8" N (12.2766°)  
Longitude 79° 30' 3.6" W (-79.501°)  
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  Tropical Northwestern Atlantic (Marine Province) 
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Species
occurring
in this area (100)
Aaptos bergmanni de Laubenfels, 1950
Acanthella cubensis (Alcolado, 1984)
Acarnus (Acanthacarnus) souriei Lévi, 1952 accepted as Acarnus souriei (Lévi, 1952)
Acarnus (Acarnus) innominatus Gray, 1867 accepted as Acarnus innominatus Gray, 1867
Acarnus deweerdtae van Soest, Hooper & Hiemstra, 1991
Acarnus innominatus Gray, 1867
Acheliderma lisannae van Soest, Zea & Kielman, 1994
Adocia cinerea (Grant, 1826) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cinerea (Grant, 1826)
Adocia implexiformis Hechtel, 1965 accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) implexiformis (Hechtel, 1965)
Agelas citrina Gotera & Alcolado, 1987
Agelas clathrodes (Schmidt, 1870)
Agelas conifera (Schmidt, 1870)
Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Agelas marmarica Lévi, 1958
Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Agelas schmidti  accepted as Agelas schmidtii Wilson, 1902
Agelas schmidtii Wilson, 1902
Agelas sventres Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Agelas tubulata Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Agelas wiedenmayeri Alcolado, 1984
Aiolochroia crassa (Hyatt, 1875)
Aka brevitubulata (Pang, 1973) accepted as Siphonodictyon brevitubulatum Pang, 1973
Aka coralliphaga (Rützler, 1971) accepted as Siphonodictyon coralliphagum Rützler, 1971
Aka xamaycaensis (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) accepted as Siphonodictyon xamaycaense Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Alectona wallichii (Carter, 1874)
Amphimedon compressa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Amphimedon erina (de Laubenfels, 1936)
Amphimedon viridis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Aplysilla glacialis (Merejkowsky, 1878)
Aplysina archeri (Higgin, 1875)
Aplysina cauliformis (Carter, 1882)
Aplysina fistularis f. insularis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Aplysina insularis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Aplysina fulva (Pallas, 1766)
Aplysina lacunosa (Lamarck, 1814)
Artemisina melana van Soest, 1984
Aulospongus samariensis Hooper, Lehnert & Zea, 1999
Axinella ramosa Burton, 1954 accepted as Ptilocaulis walpersii (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Axinyssa ambrosia (de Laubenfels, 1936)
Axinyssa flavolivescens Hofman & Kielman, 1992 accepted as Suberea flavolivescens (Hofman & Kielman, 1992)
Axinyssa yumae (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986)
Biemna caribea Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Biemna ciocalyptoides Burton, 1959 accepted as Biemna ehrenbergi (Keller, 1889)
Biemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905)
Bubaris ammosclera Hechtel, 1969
Callyspongia (Callyspongia) fallax Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Callyspongia (Callyspongia) pallida Hechtel, 1965
Callyspongia (Callyspongia) strongylophora Hartman, 1955
Callyspongia (Spinosella) armigera (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) armigera (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Callyspongia (Spinosella) plicifera (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) plicifera (Lamarck, 1814)
Callyspongia (Spinosella) vaginalis (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) aculeata (Linnaeus, 1759)
Callyspongia armigera (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) armigera (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Callyspongia fallax Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) fallax Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Callyspongia pallida Hechtel, 1965 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) pallida Hechtel, 1965
Callyspongia tenerrima Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) tenerrima Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Callyspongia vaginalis (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) aculeata (Linnaeus, 1759)
Calyx podatypa (de Laubenfels, 1934)
Chalinula molitba (de Laubenfels, 1949)
Chalinula zeae de Weerdt, 2000
Chelonaplysilla betinensis Zea & van Soest, 1986
Chelonaplysilla erecta (Row, 1911)
Chondrilla nucula Schmidt, 1862
Chondrosia collectrix (Schmidt, 1870)
Cinachyra apion Uliczka, 1929 accepted as Cinachyrella apion (Uliczka, 1929)
Cinachyra rhizophyta Uliczka, 1929 accepted as Cinachyrella apion (Uliczka, 1929)
Cinachyrella alloclada (Uliczka, 1929)
Cinachyrella apion (Uliczka, 1929)
Cinachyrella kuekenthali (Uliczka, 1929)
Ciocalypta sacciformis Thiele, 1900 accepted as Amorphinopsis sacciformis (Thiele, 1900)
Clathria (Microciona) calla (de Laubenfels, 1934)
Clathria (Microciona) ferrea (de Laubenfels, 1936)
Clathria (Microciona) simpsoni van Soest, 1984 accepted as Clathria (Microciona) echinata (Alcolado, 1984)
Clathria (Microciona) spinosa (Wilson, 1902)
Clathria (Thalysias) chelosigmoidea Zea, Rodriguez & Martinez, 2014
Clathria (Thalysias) minuta (van Soest, 1984)
Clathria (Thalysias) opalina Zea, Rodriguez & Martinez, 2014
Clathria (Thalysias) oxeota (van Soest, 1984)
Clathria (Thalysias) schoenus (de Laubenfels, 1936) accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) curacaoensis Arndt, 1927
Clathria (Thalysias) sulfocleistochela Zea, Rodriguez & Martinez, 2014
Clathria (Thalysias) venosa (Alcolado, 1984)
Clathria echinata (Alcolado, 1984) accepted as Clathria (Microciona) echinata (Alcolado, 1984)
Clathrina aurea Solé-Cava, Klautau, Boury-Esnault, Borojevic & Thorpe, 1991
Clathrina primordialis (Haeckel, 1872)
Cliona acephala Zea & López-Victoria, 2016
Cliona aprica Pang, 1973
Cliona caribbaea Carter, 1882
Cliona delitrix Pang, 1973 accepted as Cliothosa delitrix (Pang, 1973)
Cliona dioryssa (de Laubenfels, 1950)
Cliona mucronata Sollas, 1878
Cliona tenuis Zea & Weil, 2003
Cliona varians (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)
Cliona vastifica Hancock, 1849 accepted as Pione vastifica (Hancock, 1849)
Cliona yorkin Pacheco, Carballo, Cruz-Barraza, Schönberg & Calcinai, 2020
Cornulella santamartae van Soest, Zea & Kielman, 1994
Corticium kittonii Carter, 1874 accepted as Thrombus kittonii (Carter, 1874)
Cribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814)
Cyamon agnani (Boury-Esnault, 1973)
Damiria leonorae van Soest, Zea & Kielman, 1994
Deanea virgultosa Bowerbank, 1875 accepted as Hunteria virgultosa (Bowerbank, 1875)
Desmapsamma anchorata (Carter, 1882)
Discodermia dissoluta Schmidt, 1880
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-20 15:39:48 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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