WoRMS name details

Microcionina

131610  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131610)

Hajdu, van Soest & Hooper, 1994
 unaccepted (disused)
Suborder
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Hajdu, E.; Van Soest, R.W.M.; Hooper, J.N.A. 1994a. Proposal for a phylogenetic subordinal classification of poecilosclerid sponges. Pp. 123-139. In: van Soest, R.W.M., van Kempen, Th.M.G. & Braekman,J.-C. (Eds), Sponges in Time and Space. (Balkema: Rotterdam): 1-515. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Taxonomy Although the name Microcionina was first used by Carter, 1875, authorship of this suborder goes to Hajdu et al. 1994...  
Taxonomy Although the name Microcionina was first used by Carter, 1875, authorship of this suborder goes to Hajdu et al. 1994 because the current composition of the group has been substantially changed from Carter's concept, which covers what is now considered the family Microcionidae (see there). Names of taxa of the order level do not fall under the strict rules of priority of the ICZN. [details]
Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2018). World Porifera database. Microcionina. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131610 on 2018-06-20
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-01-18 19:06:18Z
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2007-01-17 14:06:08Z
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2015-04-22 06:11:52Z
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original description Hajdu, E.; Van Soest, R.W.M.; Hooper, J.N.A. 1994a. Proposal for a phylogenetic subordinal classification of poecilosclerid sponges. Pp. 123-139. In: van Soest, R.W.M., van Kempen, Th.M.G. & Braekman,J.-C. (Eds), Sponges in Time and Space. (Balkema: Rotterdam): 1-515. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source Hooper, J.N.A. 2002. Suborder Microcionina Hajdu, Van Soest & Hooper, 1994. Pp. 409-411. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. Guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Poecilosclerida with terminally spined ectosomal monactinal megascleres (occasionally modified to quasidiactinal forms); choanosomal megascleres diverse, consisting of at least two categories localized to distinct regions within the skeleton, or sometimes up to five categories including spicules echinating fibres in many taxa; isochelae of palmate origin, with diverse forms of toxas but lacking sigmas. [details]

Taxonomy Although the name Microcionina was first used by Carter, 1875, authorship of this suborder goes to Hajdu et al. 1994 because the current composition of the group has been substantially changed from Carter's concept, which covers what is now considered the family Microcionidae (see there). Names of taxa of the order level do not fall under the strict rules of priority of the ICZN. [details]