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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/22030
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishMascarene IslandsSpalding, 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 20° 23' 57.5" S (-20.3993°)  
Longitude 59° 12' 44.3" E (59.2123°)  
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  Western Indian Ocean (Marine Province) 
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Species
occurring
in this area (61)
Alcyoncellum corbicula Bowerbank, 1862 accepted as Heterotella corbicula (Bowerbank, 1862)
Aphroceras seychellensis (Hôzawa, 1940)
Aplysina minuta Lendenfeld, 1889
Ascaltis compacta Schuffner, 1877 accepted as Arturia compacta (Schuffner, 1877)
Axinella proliferans Ridley, 1884
Barbozia primitiva var. digitata Dendy, 1922 accepted as Phlyctaenopora (Barbozia) primitiva (Dendy, 1922)
Borojevia pirella Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Chalina polychotoma var. mauritiana Carter, 1885 accepted as Petrosia (Strongylophora) mauritiana (Carter, 1885)
Chondrilla sacciformis Carter, 1879
Clathrina compacta (Schuffner, 1877) accepted as Arturia compacta (Schuffner, 1877)
Clathrina luteoculcitella Wörheide & Hooper, 1999
Clathrina rodriguesensis Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Cliona jullieni Topsent, 1891
Dictyocylindrus laciniatus Carter, 1879 accepted as Raspailia laciniata (Carter, 1879)
Dictyocylindrus pykii Carter, 1879 accepted as Echinodictyum pykii (Carter, 1879)
Dragmastra lactea var. mauritiana Dendy, 1916 accepted as Stelletta mauritiana (Dendy, 1916)
Ernstia naturalis Van Soest & De Voogd, 2015 accepted as Ernsta naturalis (Van Soest & De Voogd, 2015)
Esperia plumosa Carter, 1882 accepted as Mycale (Zygomycale) parishii (Bowerbank, 1875)
Euspongia irregularis var. lutea Lendenfeld, 1886 accepted as Spongia (Spongia) hispida Lamarck, 1814
Euspongia irregularis var. tenuis Lendenfeld, 1886 accepted as Spongia (Spongia) hispida Lamarck, 1814
Euspongia parvula Lendenfeld, 1886
Hymedesmia laevissima Dendy, 1922 accepted as Monanchora laevissima (Dendy, 1922)
Janusya indica Klautau, Lopes, Tavares & Pérez, 2021
Laocoetis perion Lévi, 1986
Lelapiella tertia Klautau, Lopes, Tavares & Pérez, 2021
Leucaltis mauritiana Schuffner, 1877
Leucaltis nodusgordii (Poléjaeff, 1883)
Leucandra claviformis Schuffner, 1877
Leucandra echinata Schuffner, 1877
Leucandra falcigera Schuffner, 1877
Leucandra ornata Klautau, Lopes, Tavares & Pérez, 2021
Leucascus tenuispinae Klautau, Lopes, Tavares & Pérez, 2021
Leucetta chagosensis Dendy, 1913
Leucetta sulcata Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Lithoplocamia lithistoides Dendy, 1922
Mauricea lacinulosa Carter, 1877 accepted as Phyllospongia lamellosa (Esper, 1794)
Mycale (Aegogropila) prognatha Van Soest, Aryasari & De Voogd, 2021
Mycale (Naviculina) mascarenensis Van Soest, Aryasari & De Voogd, 2021
Pachychalina oculata Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884)
Pericharax orientalis Van Soest & De Voogd, 2015
Phakellia conulosa var. mauritiana Dendy, 1922 accepted as Stylissa massa (Carter, 1887)
Plocamia massalis Dendy, 1922 accepted as Zyzzya fuliginosa (Carter, 1879)
Polymastia tubulifera Dendy, 1922
Protoraspailia cactoides Burton & Rao, 1932 accepted as Eurypon cactoides (Burton & Rao, 1932)
Rhaphidhistia spectabilis Carter, 1879
Sigmosceptrella quadrilobata Dendy, 1922
Spongelia enormis Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Dysidea enormis (Hyatt, 1877)
Spongelia ramsayi Lendenfeld, 1888 accepted as Dysidea ramsayi (Lendenfeld, 1888)
Spongelia spinosa Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Dysidea spinosa (Hyatt, 1877)
Spongia lapidescens mauritiana Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Hippospongia mauritiana (Hyatt, 1877)
Spongia lapidescens mauritiana var. decidua Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Hippospongia decidua (Hyatt, 1877)
Stelospongos intertexta Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Ircinia intertexta (Hyatt, 1877)
Stelospongos pikei Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Fasciospongia pikei (Hyatt, 1877)
Stelospongus intertextus Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Ircinia intertexta (Hyatt, 1877)
Sycandra tabulata Schuffner, 1877 accepted as Sycon oscari Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Sycon tabulatum (Schuffner, 1877) accepted as Sycon oscari Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Sycortis sycilloides Schuffner, 1877 accepted as Sycettusa sycilloides (Schuffner, 1877)
Thorecta meandrinus Lendenfeld, 1889
Timea unistellata (Topsent, 1892)
Tulearinia stylifera Vacelet, 1977
Ute insulagemmae Van Soest & De Voogd, 2018
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-20 15:39:48 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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