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Porifera distribution - Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/22032
Status Alternative classification Alternative classification, try to use a different MRGID
Name
Language Name Name source
EnglishEast African Coral CoastSpalding, 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 8° 27' 39.7" S (-8.46103°)  
Longitude 39° 33' 31" E (39.5586°)  
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 (100)
Acanthostylotella cornuta (Topsent, 1897)
Acarnus ternatus Ridley, 1884
Aciculites tulearensis Vacelet & Vasseur, 1965
Adocia digitata (Baer, 1906) accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) leopoldi Van Soest & Hooper, 2020
Agelas sansibarica Perino & Pronzato, 2016
Amorphinopsis foetida (Dendy, 1889)
Amorphinopsis megalorrhaphis (Carter, 1881) accepted as Topsentia megalorrhapis (Carter, 1881)
Amphimedon navalis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Amphimedon rubiginosa Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Amphimedon spinosa Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Ancorina acervus (Bowerbank, 1862) accepted as Ecionemia acervus Bowerbank, 1862
Ancorina bacillifera (Carter, 1887) accepted as Ecionemia acervus Bowerbank, 1862
Ancorina simplex Lendenfeld, 1897 accepted as Ecionemia acervus Bowerbank, 1862
Aphrocallistes beatrix Gray, 1858
Aplysina primitiva Burton, 1959
Aplysinopsis reticulata Hentschel, 1912 accepted as Fascaplysinopsis reticulata (Hentschel, 1912)
Aulospongus involutus (Kirkpatrick, 1903)
Aurora globostellata (Carter, 1883) accepted as Rhabdastrella globostellata (Carter, 1883)
Axinella conulosa (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Stylissa conulosa (Dendy, 1922)
Axinella durissima (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Dragmacidon durissimum (Dendy, 1905)
Axinella flabelloreticulata Burton, 1959
Axinella massalis Burton, 1959
Axinella ventilabrum Burton, 1959
Axinyssa aplysinoides (Dendy, 1922)
Axinyssa topsenti Lendenfeld, 1897
Biemna bihamigera (Dendy, 1922)
Biemna fistulosa (Topsent, 1897)
Biemna fortis (Topsent, 1897)
Biemna microstrongyla (Hentschel, 1912)
Biemna trirhaphis (Topsent, 1897)
Bubaris conulosa Vacelet & Vasseur, 1971
Callyspongia abnormis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993 accepted as Callyspongia (Euplacella) abnormis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Callyspongia contorta Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Callyspongia diffusa (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) diffusa (Ridley, 1884)
Callyspongia fibrosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) fibrosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
Callyspongia hirta Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Callyspongia perforata Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Callyspongia reticulata (Keller, 1889)
Callyspongia subarmigera (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) subarmigera (Ridley, 1884)
Callyspongia vincentina Wiedenmayer in Hooper & Wiedenmayer, 1994
Callyspongia violacea Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Calthropella digitata Pulitzer-Finali, 1993 accepted as Stelletta digitata (Pulitzer-Finali, 1993)
Calyx infundibulum Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Calyx nyaliensis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Carteriospongia otahitica (Esper, 1797) accepted as Phyllospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766)
Carteriospongia radiata Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Strepsichordaia radiata (Hyatt, 1877)
Carteriospongia radiata var. radiata Hyatt, 1877 accepted as Strepsichordaia radiata (Hyatt, 1877)
Carterispongia mantelli (Bowerbank, 1874) accepted as Phyllospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766)
Chondrilla sacciformis Carter, 1879
Cinachyra voeltzkowi var. lacerata Bösraug, 1913 accepted as Cinachyrella lacerata (Bösraug, 1913)
Cinachyra voeltzkowi var. typica Bösraug, 1913 accepted as Cinachyrella arabica (Carter, 1869)
Cinachyrella lacerata (Bösraug, 1913)
Cladocroce tubulosa Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Cladorhiza nematophora Lévi, 1964
Clathria (Microciona) richmondi Hooper, Kelly & Kennedy, 2000
Clathrina darwinii (Haeckel, 1870) accepted as Arturia darwinii (Haeckel, 1870)
Clathrina primordialis (Haeckel, 1872)
Cliothosa hancocki (Topsent, 1888)
Coelosphaera navicelligera (Ridley, 1885) accepted as Coelosphaera (Coelosphaera) navicelligera (Ridley, 1885)
Collocalypta digitata Dendy, 1905 accepted as Ciocalypta digitata (Dendy, 1905)
Coppatias sansibarensis Baer, 1906 accepted as Jaspis sansibarensis (Baer, 1906)
Corallistes bowerbankii (Johnson, 1863) accepted as Neoschrammeniella bowerbankii (Johnson, 1863)
Crella shimonii Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Damiriana schmidti (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Lissodendoryx (Waldoschmittia) schmidti (Ridley, 1884)
Damirina verticillata Burton, 1959 accepted as Zyzzya fuliginosa (Carter, 1879)
Dercitopsis ceylonica Dendy, 1905 accepted as Plakinastrella ceylonica (Dendy, 1905)
Desmacella annexa Schmidt, 1870
Desmacella humilis (Thiele, 1903) accepted as Mycale (Kerasemna) humilis (Thiele, 1903)
Desmacidon rimosa Ridley, 1884 accepted as Echinoclathria rimosa (Ridley, 1884)
Desmapsamma anchorata (Carter, 1882)
Diplastrella gardineri Topsent, 1918
Discodermia discifera (Lendenfeld, 1907)
Discodermia emarginata Dendy, 1905
Discodermia natalensis Kirkpatrick, 1903
Donatia parvistella Baer, 1906 accepted as Tethya parvistella (Baer, 1906)
Dysidea cinerea Keller, 1889
Dysidea fragilis (Montagu, 1814)
Dysidea gumminea Ridley, 1884
Dysidea herbacea (Keller, 1889) accepted as Lamellodysidea herbacea (Keller, 1889)
Ecionemia laviniensis Dendy, 1905 accepted as Stellettinopsis laviniensis (Dendy, 1905)
Erylus globulifer Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Erylus lendenfeldi Sollas, 1888
Euplectella aspergillum Owen, 1841
Euplectella simplex Schulze, 1896
Euplectella suberea Thomson, 1876
Euspongia hospes Lendenfeld, 1889 accepted as Spongia (Spongia) hospes (Lendenfeld, 1889)
Fangophilina hirsuta Lendenfeld, 1907
Fangophilina submersa Schmidt, 1880
Gastrophanella cribrophora (Schmidt, 1880) accepted as Aciculites cribrophora (Schmidt, 1880)
Geodia crustosa Bösraug, 1913
Geodia pleiades (Sollas, 1888)
Geodia spheranthastra Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
Grantessa simplex Jenkin, 1908 accepted as Sycettusa simplex (Jenkin, 1908)
Grantessa zanzibaris Jenkin, 1908 accepted as Sycettusa zanzibaris (Jenkin, 1908)
Halichondria (Halichondria) cartilaginea (Esper, 1797)
Halichondria digitata Baer, 1906 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) leopoldi Van Soest & Hooper, 2020
Halichondria reticulata Baer, 1906 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) tenuiramosa Dendy, 1922
Haliclona cerebrum (Burton, 1928)
Haliclona contignata (Thiele, 1899) accepted as Neopetrosia contignata (Thiele, 1899)
Haliclona cribricutis (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cribricutis (Dendy, 1922)
Edit history Last edited on 2009-05-20 15:39:48 by De Hauwere Nathalie
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