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The sponges of the tropicalisland region of Oceania: a taxonomic status review

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Date Issued:
1995
Title: The sponges of the tropicalisland region of Oceania: a taxonomic status review.
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Name(s): Kelly-Borges, M.
Valentine, C.
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Article
Date Issued: 1995
Publisher: East-West Center
Place of Publication: Honolulu, HI
Physical Form: pdf
Extent: 40 p.
Language(s): English
Identifier: FA00007340 (IID)
Note(s): The taxonomic status of the sponges of the tropical island region of Oceania is reviewed and summarized to assist in the development of information management systems for biodiversity conservation initiatives within the region. More than 1,000 sponge species are listed for the Federated States of Micronesia, Tonga, Fiji, Samoa, Hawaii, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu (New Hebrides), Kiribati and Tuvalu, French Polynesia, the Kermadec Islands of New Zealand, Norfolk and Lord Howe lslands of Australia, the Ryukyu Islands of Japan, Easter Island and Sala-y-Gomez of Chile, New Caledonia, and Papua New Guinea.
Florida Atlantic University. Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute contribution 1124
This manuscript is an author version with the final publication available and may be cited as: Kelly-Borges, M., & Valentine, C. (1995). The sponges of the tropical island region of Oceania: a taxonomic status review. In J. A. Maragos, M. N. A. Peterson, L. G. Eldredge, J. E. Bardach, & H. F. Takeuchi (Eds.), Marine and coastal biodiversity in the tropical island Pacific region - Volume 1: species systematics and information management priorities (pp. 83-120). Honolulu: East-West Center.
Subject(s): Oceania
Sponges
Sponges--Classification
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