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Thomas, P.A. (1973). Marine Demospongiae of Mahe Island in the Seychelles Bank (Indian Ocean). Annales du Musée royal de l’Afrique centrale. Sciences zoologiques. (203): 1-96, pls 1-8.
Thomas, P.A.
Marine Demospongiae of Mahe Island in the Seychelles Bank (Indian Ocean).
Annales du Musée royal de l’Afrique centrale. Sciences zoologiques
(203): 1-96, pls 1-8.
Indian Ocean
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Acanthella carteri Dendy, 1889 accepted as Stylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889) (source of synonymy)
Acanthella cavernosa Dendy, 1922 (additional source)
Acanthocinachyra seychellensis Thomas, 1973 accepted as Acanthotetilla seychellensis (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Acanthotetilla seychellensis (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Aka minuta Thomas, 1972 accepted as Siphonodictyon minutum (Thomas, 1972) (additional source)
Amorphinopsis excavans Carter, 1887 (basis of record)
Aurora oxytoxa Thomas, 1973 accepted as Rhabdastrella oxytoxa (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Aurora rowi Dendy, 1916 accepted as Rhabdastrella rowi (Dendy, 1916) (additional source)
Axinella conulosa (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Stylissa conulosa (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Biemna seychellensis Thomas, 1973 (original description)
Biemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) (additional source)
Biemna variantia var. seychellensis Thomas, 1973 accepted as Biemna seychellensis Thomas, 1973 (original description)
Cacospongia cavernosa Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Fasciospongia cavernosa (Schmidt, 1862) (misapplication)
Carteriospongia otahitica (Esper, 1794) accepted as Carteriospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766) (additional source)
Chondrilla australiensis Carter, 1873 (additional source)
Cinachyra cavernosa (Lamarck, 1815 sensu Tsurnamal, 1969) accepted as Levantinella levantinensis (Vacelet, Bitar, Carteron, Zibrowius & Pérez, 2007) accepted as Levantiniella levantinensis (Vacelet, Bitar, Carteron, Zibrowius & Pérez, 2007) (misapplication)
Clathria madrepora Dendy, 1922 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) spongodes Dendy, 1922 (source of synonymy)
Clathria procera (Ridley, 1884) represented as Clathria (Thalysias) procera (Ridley, 1884) (additional source)
Cliona celata Grant, 1826 (misapplication)
Colloclathria ramosa Dendy, 1922 accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) amirantiensis Hooper, 1996 (additional source)
Cornulella lundbecki Dendy, 1922 (additional source)
Cyamon vickersii (Bowerbank, 1864) (additional source)
Desmacella tubulata Dendy, 1905 accepted as Biemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) (source of synonymy)
Discodermia du Bocage, 1869 (additional source)
Duriella nigra Row, 1911 accepted as Hyrtios erectus (Keller, 1889) (source of synonymy)
Ecionemia laviniensis Dendy, 1905 accepted as Stellettinopsis laviniensis (Dendy, 1905) (additional source)
Epipolasis salomonensis (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Topsentia salomonensis (Dendy, 1922) (additional source)
Gellius fibulatus (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) fibulata (Schmidt, 1862) (misapplication)
Geodia lindgreni (Lendenfeld, 1903) (additional source)
Halichondria nigra Dendy, 1922 represented as Spongosorites niger (Dendy, 1922) (additional source)
Halichondria purpurea Bowerbank, 1875 represented as Iotrochota purpurea (Bowerbank, 1875) (source of synonymy)
Halichondria purpurea Bowerbank, 1875 represented as Iotrochota purpurea (Bowerbank, 1875) (additional source)
Halichondria retiderma Dendy, 1922 represented as Neopetrosia retiderma (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Haliclona camerata (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Chalinula camerata (Ridley, 1884) (additional source)
Haliclona cribricutis (Dendy, 1922) represented as Haliclona (Reniera) cribricutis (Dendy, 1922) (basis of record)
Haliclona cribriformis (Ridley, 1884) represented as Haliclona (Haliclona) cribriformis (Ridley, 1884) (basis of record)
Haliclona retiderma (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Neopetrosia retiderma (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Halina plicata (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Dercitus (Stoeba) plicatus (Schmidt, 1868) (additional source)
Hemiasterella bouilloni (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Heteronema erecta Keller, 1889 accepted as Hyrtios erectus (Keller, 1889) (additional source)
Higginsia petrosioides Dendy, 1922 (additional source)
Hyattella cribriformis (Hyatt, 1877) (misapplication)
Jaspis bouilloni Thomas, 1973 accepted as Hemiasterella bouilloni (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Jaspis jonesi Thomas, 1973 accepted as Stelletta jonesi (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Jaspis penetrans (Carter, 1880) (source of synonymy)
Lissodendoryx isodictyalis (Carter, 1882) represented as Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis (Carter, 1882) (misapplication)
Lissodendoryx massalis (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Zyzzya fuliginosa (Carter, 1879) (additional source)
Lithoplocamia lithistoides Dendy, 1922 (additional source)
Mycale crassissima (Dendy, 1905) represented as Mycale (Aegogropila) crassissima (Dendy, 1905) (additional source)
Mycale fistulata Hentschel, 1911 accepted as Mycale (Arenochalina) mirabilis (Lendenfeld, 1887) (source of synonymy)
Mycale grandis Gray, 1867 represented as Mycale (Mycale) grandis Gray, 1867 (additional source)
Mycale spongiosa (Dendy, 1896) accepted as Mycale (Arenochalina) mirabilis (Lendenfeld, 1887) (additional source)
Myriastra purpurea (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Stelletta purpurea Ridley, 1884 (additional source)
Myrmekioderma granulata (Esper, 1794) accepted as Myrmekioderma granulatum (Esper, 1794) (additional source)
Myxilla dendyi Burton, 1959 represented as Myxilla (Myxilla) dendyi Burton, 1959 (additional source)
Oceanapia Norman, 1869 (additional source)
Oceanapia fistulosa (Bowerbank, 1873) (additional source)
Oceanapia seychellensis (Dendy, 1922) (additional source)
Paratetilla bacca (Selenka, 1867) (additional source)
Phakellia conulosa Dendy, 1922 accepted as Stylissa conulosa (Dendy, 1922) (additional source)
Phakettia Laubenfels, 1936 (additional source)
Phakettia conulosa (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Stylissa conulosa (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Phycopsis Carter, 1883 (additional source)
Phycopsis hispidula (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Amphimedon hispidula (Ridley, 1884) (additional source)
Phyllospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Carteriospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766) (source of synonymy)
Phyllospongia lekanis de Laubenfels, 1954 accepted as Carteriospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766) (source of synonymy)
Plocamia massalis Dendy, 1922 accepted as Zyzzya fuliginosa (Carter, 1879) (source of synonymy)
Prostylissa oculata (Kieschnick, 1896) accepted as Amorphinopsis oculata (Kieschnick, 1896) accepted as Amorphinopsis fenestrata (Ridley, 1884) (basis of record)
Pseudosuberites andrewsi Kirkpatrick, 1900 (additional source)
Reniera camerata Ridley, 1884 accepted as Chalinula camerata (Ridley, 1884) (source of synonymy)
Reniera cribricutis Dendy, 1922 accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cribricutis (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Reniera cribriformis Ridley, 1884 accepted as Haliclona (Haliclona) cribriformis (Ridley, 1884) (additional source)
Rhabdastrella oxytoxa (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Rhaphiodesma parishii Bowerbank, 1875 accepted as Mycale (Zygomycale) parishii (Bowerbank, 1875) (source of synonymy)
Samus anonyma Gray, 1867 accepted as Samus anonymus Gray, 1867 (additional source)
Samus simplex Carter, 1880 accepted as Dercitus (Stoeba) simplex (Carter, 1880) (source of synonymy)
Siderodermella ramosa Dendy, 1922 accepted as Coelosphaera (Coelosphaera) ramosa (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Sigmadocia fibulata (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) fibulata (Schmidt, 1862) (misapplication)
Sigmaxinella durissima (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Dragmacidon durissimum (Dendy, 1905) (additional source)
Sigmosceptrella laevis (Lindgren, 1897) accepted as Diacarnus laevis (Lindgren, 1897) (additional source)
Spirastrella inconstans (Dendy, 1887) accepted as Spheciospongia inconstans (Dendy, 1887) (additional source)
Spirastrella pachyspira Lévi, 1958 (additional source)
Spongosorites salomonensis Dendy, 1922 accepted as Topsentia salomonensis (Dendy, 1922) (source of synonymy)
Stelletta cylindrica Thomas, 1973 (original description)
Stelletta herdmani var. robusta Thomas, 1979 (original description)
Stelletta jonesi (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Tethya japonica Sollas, 1888 (additional source)
Tethya robusta (Bowerbank, 1873) (additional source)
Thoosa armata Topsent, 1888 (additional source)
Thorectopsamma seychellensis Thomas, 1973 accepted as Fasciospongia seychellensis (Thomas, 1973) (original description)
Timea stellivarians (Carter, 1880) (additional source)
Toxemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Biemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) (additional source)
Trachyopsis aplysinoides (Dendy, 1922) accepted as Axinyssa aplysinoides (Dendy, 1922) (additional source)
Zaplethea digonoxea de Laubenfels, 1950 accepted as Jaspis digonoxea (de Laubenfels, 1950) (additional source)
Zygomycale parishii (Bowerbank, 1875) accepted as Mycale (Zygomycale) parishii (Bowerbank, 1875) (additional source)
Indian Deep for Ecionemia laviniensis Dendy, 1905 
Indian Ocean for Geodia lindgreni (Lendenfeld, 1903) 
Indian Ocean for Mycale (Arenochalina) mirabilis (Lendenfeld, 1887) 
Indian Ocean for Mycale fistulata Hentschel, 1911 
Indian Ocean for Tethya robusta (Bowerbank, 1873) 
Mahe Island for Acanthella cavernosa Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Amorphinopsis excavans Carter, 1887 
Mahe Island for Amorphinopsis oculata (Kieschnick, 1896) 
Mahe Island for Axinella conulosa (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Biemna seychellensis Thomas, 1973 
Mahe Island for Biemna truncata Hentschel, 1912 
Mahe Island for Biemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) 
Mahe Island for Biemna variantia (Bowerbank, 1858)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Cacospongia cavernosa Schmidt, 1862  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Clathria procera (Ridley, 1884) 
Mahe Island for Cliona celata Grant, 1826  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Desmacella tubulata Dendy, 1905 
Mahe Island for Discodermia du Bocage, 1869 
Mahe Island for Echinodictyum clathratum Dendy, 1905 
Mahe Island for Epipolasis salomonensis (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Fasciospongia cavernosa (Schmidt, 1862)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Gellius fibulatus (Schmidt, 1862)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Halichondria isodictyalis Carter, 1882  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Halichondria purpurea Bowerbank, 1875 
Mahe Island for Halichondria retiderma Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Haliclona cribricutis (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Haliclona retiderma (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Halina plicata (Schmidt, 1868)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Heteronema erecta Keller, 1889 
Mahe Island for Jaspis penetrans (Carter, 1880) 
Mahe Island for Lissodendoryx isodictyalis (Carter, 1882)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Lissodendoryx massalis (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Mycale (Arenochalina) mirabilis (Lendenfeld, 1887) 
Mahe Island for Mycale fistulata Hentschel, 1911 
Mahe Island for Mycale grandis Gray, 1867 
Mahe Island for Mycale spongiosa (Dendy, 1896) 
Mahe Island for Myxilla dendyi Burton, 1959 
Mahe Island for Neopetrosia retiderma (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Paratetilla bacca (Selenka, 1867) 
Mahe Island for Phakellia conulosa Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Phakettia conulosa (Dendy, 1922) 
Mahe Island for Phycopsis Carter, 1883 
Mahe Island for Plocamia massalis Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Prostylissa oculata (Kieschnick, 1896) 
Mahe Island for Pseudosuberites andrewsi Kirkpatrick, 1900 
Mahe Island for Reniera cribricutis Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Rhaphidophlus procerus Ridley, 1884 
Mahe Island for Rhaphiodesma parishii Bowerbank, 1875 
Mahe Island for Samus anonyma Gray, 1867 
Mahe Island for Sigmadocia fibulata (Schmidt, 1862)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Sigmosceptrella laevis (Lindgren, 1897) 
Mahe Island for Spirastrella cuspidifera (Lamarck, 1815)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Spongosorites salomonensis Dendy, 1922 
Mahe Island for Suberites carnosus (Johnston, 1842)  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Suberites oculatus Kieschnick, 1896 
Mahe Island for Tethya diploderma Schmidt, 1870  (inaccurate)
Mahe Island for Tethya japonica Sollas, 1888 
Mahe Island for Timea stellivarians (Carter, 1880) 
Mahe Island for Toxemna tubulata (Dendy, 1905) 
Mahe Island for Zygomycale parishii (Bowerbank, 1875) 
Mahe Island for Zyzzya fuliginosa (Carter, 1879) 
Mascarene Islands for Stelospongos intertexta Hyatt, 1877 
Red Sea for Clathria procera (Ridley, 1884) 
Red Sea for Hyattella cribriformis (Hyatt, 1877)  (inaccurate)
Red Sea for Tethya robusta (Bowerbank, 1873) 
Seychelles for Acanthella carteri Dendy, 1889 
Seychelles for Acarnus bicladotylotus Hoshino, 1981 
Seychelles for Aka minuta Thomas, 1972 
Seychelles for Biemna seychellensis Thomas, 1973 
Seychelles for Carteriospongia otahitica (Esper, 1794) 
Seychelles for Chondrilla australiensis Carter, 1873 
Seychelles for Ecionemia laviniensis Dendy, 1905 
Seychelles for Geodia lindgreni (Lendenfeld, 1903) 
Seychelles for Haliclona camerata (Ridley, 1884) 
Seychelles for Haliclona cribriformis (Ridley, 1884) 
Seychelles for Hemiasterella bouilloni (Thomas, 1973) 
Seychelles for Heteronema erecta Keller, 1889 
Seychelles for Jaspis penetrans (Carter, 1880) 
Seychelles for Lithoplocamia lithistoides Dendy, 1922 
Seychelles for Myrmekioderma granulata (Esper, 1794) 
Seychelles for Oceanapia seychellensis (Dendy, 1922) 
Seychelles for Phyllospongia foliascens (Pallas, 1766) 
Seychelles for Phyllospongia lekanis de Laubenfels, 1954 
Seychelles for Rhabdastrella oxytoxa (Thomas, 1973) 
Seychelles for Sigmaxinella durissima (Dendy, 1905) 
Seychelles for Spirastrella pachyspira Lévi, 1958 
Seychelles for Stelletta cylindrica Thomas, 1973 
Seychelles for Stelletta jonesi (Thomas, 1973) 
Seychelles for Stelletta purpurea Ridley, 1884 
Seychelles for Thorectopsamma seychellensis Thomas, 1973 
Seychelles for Trachyopsis aplysinoides (Dendy, 1922) 
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Aurora rowi Dendy, 1916 
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Chondrilla australiensis Carter, 1873 
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Halichondria panicea (Pallas, 1766)  (inaccurate)
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Hymeniacidon Bowerbank, 1858 
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Mycale crassissima (Dendy, 1905) 
Seychellois Exclusive Economic Zone for Terpios fugax Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864  (inaccurate)
World Oceans for Oceanapia Norman, 1869 
Holotype MRAC 1348, locality Seychelles, identified as Biemna variantia var. seychellensis Thomas, 1973
Holotype MRAC 1400, locality Seychelles, identified as Aurora oxytoxa Thomas, 1973
Holotype MRAC 1403, locality Seychelles, identified as Thorectopsamma seychellensis Thomas, 1973
Holotype MRAC 1410, locality Seychelles, identified as Acanthocinachyra seychellensis Thomas, 1973
Holotype MRAC 1411, locality Seychelles, identified as Jaspis bouilloni Thomas, 1973
Holotype 1421, locality Seychelles, identified as Jaspis jonesi Thomas, 1973

please note that Tylodesma is a junior synonym of Desmacella. Hentschel (1912) had this as a species of Biemna and ... [details]


Spongia spinifera Schulze is synonomised with Dysidea fragilis in Thomas, 1973 [details]


Thomas (1973) had Acanthella carteri Dendy, 1889 as a synonym of Axinella carteri (Dendy, 1889). Acanthella carteri ... [details]


Thomas (1973) named this species as a variant of Biemna variantia (Biemna variantia var.seychellensis var. nov.) [details]