WoRMS taxon details

Niphatidae van Soest, 1980

131637  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131637)

accepted
Family
Genus Amphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Amphimedon aculeata Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
  » Species Amphimedon aitsuensis (Hoshino, 1981)
  » Species Amphimedon alata Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
  » Species Amphimedon anastomosa Calcinai, Bastari, Bertolino & Pansini, 2017
  » Species Amphimedon anomala (Sarà, 1978)
  » Species Amphimedon brevispiculifera (Dendy, 1905)
  » Species Amphimedon calyx Goodwin, Jones, Neely & Brickle, 2011
  » Species Amphimedon caribica (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986)
  » Species Amphimedon cellulosa (Verrill, 1907)
  » Species Amphimedon chinensis (Pulitzer-Finali, 1982)
  » Species Amphimedon chloros Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004
  » Species Amphimedon complanata (Duchassaing, 1850)
  » Species Amphimedon compressa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Amphimedon conferta Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
  » Species Amphimedon conica (Brøndsted, 1924)
  » Species Amphimedon cristata Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
  » Species Amphimedon decurtata (Sarà, 1978)
  » Species Amphimedon delicatula (Dendy, 1889)
  » Species Amphimedon denhartogi de Voogd, 2003
  » Species Amphimedon dilatata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Amphimedon dinae Helmy & van Soest, 2005
  » Species Amphimedon dura (Verrill, 1907)
  » Species Amphimedon elastica (Verrill, 1907)
  » Species Amphimedon erina (de Laubenfels, 1936)
  » Species Amphimedon estelae Santos, Docio & Pinheiro, 2014
  » Species Amphimedon flexa (Pulitzer-Finali, 1982)
  » Species Amphimedon hamadai Helmy & van Soest, 2005
  » Species Amphimedon hispidula (Ridley, 1884)
  » Species Amphimedon jalae Helmy & van Soest, 2005
  » Species Amphimedon lamellata Fromont, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon leprosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Amphimedon maresi (Sarà, 1978)
  » Species Amphimedon massalis (Carter, 1886)
  » Species Amphimedon micropora (Verrill, 1907)
  » Species Amphimedon minuta Cuartas, 1988
  » Species Amphimedon mollis (Wilson, 1902)
  » Species Amphimedon nanaspiculata (Hartman, 1955)
  » Species Amphimedon navalis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon ochracea (Keller, 1889)
  » Species Amphimedon paradisus Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1989
  » Species Amphimedon paraviridis Fromont, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon queenslandica Hooper & van Soest, 2006
  » Species Amphimedon reticulosa (Thiele, 1905)
  » Species Amphimedon robusta (Carter, 1885)
  » Species Amphimedon rubens (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Amphimedon rubida Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon rubiginosa Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon rudis Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
  » Species Amphimedon spiculosa (Dendy, 1887)
  » Species Amphimedon spinosa Pulitzer-Finali, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon strongylata Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
  » Species Amphimedon subcylindrica (Dendy, 1905)
  » Species Amphimedon sulcata Fromont, 1993
  » Species Amphimedon texotli Cruz-Barraza & Carballo, 2008
  » Species Amphimedon trindanea (Ristau, 1978)
  » Species Amphimedon viridis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Amphimedon zamboangae (Lévi, 1961)
  » Species Amphimedon arborescens (Lamarck, 1814) sensu Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Amphimedon compressa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
  » Species Amphimedon aurantiaca (Lendenfeld, 1887) accepted as Callyspongia aurantiaca (Lendenfeld, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon elastica (Kieschnick, 1898) accepted as Callyspongia elastica (Kieschnick, 1898) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) accepted as Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Amphimedon ferox Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Ectyoplasia ferox (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon nolitangere Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Neofibularia nolitangere (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon rustica (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Pachychalina rustica Schmidt, 1868 (reverted genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon terpenensis Fromont, 1993 accepted as Pipestela terpenensis (Fromont, 1993) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon validissima (Thiele, 1905) accepted as Dasychalina validissima (Thiele, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Amphimedon variabilis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Dysidea variabilis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) (genus transfer)
Genus Cribrochalina Schmidt, 1870
  » Species Cribrochalina brassicata (Carter, 1885)
  » Species Cribrochalina compressa (Carter, 1883)
  » Species Cribrochalina dendyi (Whitelegge, 1901)
  » Species Cribrochalina dura (Wilson, 1902)
  » Species Cribrochalina punctata (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
  » Species Cribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814)
  » Species Cribrochalina vasiformis (Carter, 1882)
  » Species Cribrochalina zingiberis (Sollas, 1879)
  » Species Cribrochalina albolutea (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Cribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814) (junior synonym)
  » Species Cribrochalina ambigua Marenzeller, 1886 accepted as Plicatellopsis bowerbanki (Vosmaer, 1885) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Cribrochalina caribica Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 accepted as Amphimedon caribica (Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) (genus transfer)
  » Species Cribrochalina chinensis Pulitzer-Finali, 1982 accepted as Amphimedon chinensis (Pulitzer-Finali, 1982) (genus transfer)
  » Species Cribrochalina cretacea Schmidt, 1870 accepted as Petrosia (Petrosia) cretacea (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer)
  » Species Cribrochalina infundibulum Schmidt, 1870 accepted as Cribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814) (junior synonym)
  » Species Cribrochalina olemda de Laubenfels, 1954 accepted as Niphates olemda (de Laubenfels, 1954) (genus transfer)
  » Species Cribrochalina sluiteri Vosmaer, 1882 accepted as Semisuberites cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Cribrochalina spiculosa (Dendy, 1887) accepted as Amphimedon spiculosa (Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Cribrochalina variabilis Vosmaer, 1882 accepted as Semisuberites cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
    » Variety Cribrochalina variabilis var. crassa Vosmaer, 1882 accepted as Semisuberites cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
    » Variety Cribrochalina variabilis var. salpingoides Vosmaer, 1882 accepted as Semisuberites cribrosa (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Genus Dasychalina Ridley & Dendy, 1886
Genus Gelliodes Ridley, 1884
  » Species Gelliodes bifacialis Topsent, 1904
  » Species Gelliodes biformis Brøndsted, 1924
  » Species Gelliodes callista de Laubenfels, 1954
  » Species Gelliodes carnosa Dendy, 1889
  » Species Gelliodes coscinopora Lévi, 1969
  » Species Gelliodes fayalensis Topsent, 1892
  » Species Gelliodes fibroreticulata (Dendy, 1916)
  » Species Gelliodes fibrosa Dendy, 1905
  » Species Gelliodes fibulata (Carter, 1881)
  » Species Gelliodes fragilis Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1984
  » Species Gelliodes gracilis Hentschel, 1912
  » Species Gelliodes incrustans Dendy, 1905
  » Species Gelliodes leucosolenia Laubenfels, 1934
  » Species Gelliodes licheniformis (Lamarck, 1814)
  » Species Gelliodes luridus (Lundbeck, 1902)
  » Species Gelliodes macrosigma Hentschel, 1912
  » Species Gelliodes nossibea Lévi, 1956
  » Species Gelliodes obtusa Hentschel, 1912
  » Species Gelliodes persica Fromont, 1995
  » Species Gelliodes petrosioides Dendy, 1905
    » Variety Gelliodes petrosioides var. fibrosa Dendy, 1905 accepted as Gelliodes fibrosa Dendy, 1905 (elevation to species rank)
  » Species Gelliodes poculum Ridley & Dendy, 1886
  » Species Gelliodes porosa Thiele, 1903
  » Species Gelliodes pumila (Lendenfeld, 1887)
  » Species Gelliodes ramosa Kieschnick, 1898
  » Species Gelliodes spinosella Thiele, 1899
  » Species Gelliodes spongiosa Topsent, 1916
  » Species Gelliodes strongylofera Brøndsted, 1924
  » Species Gelliodes tenuirhabdus Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
  » Species Gelliodes truncata (Kieschnick, 1896)
  » Species Gelliodes tubulosa Lendenfeld, 1887
  » Species Gelliodes wilsoni Carballo, Aquilar-Camacho, Knapp & Bell, 2013
  » Species Gelliodes areolata (Wilson, 1902) accepted as Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes benedeni Topsent, 1901 accepted as Microxina benedeni (Topsent, 1901) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes cavicornis Topsent, 1892 accepted as Oceanapia robusta (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes cellaria (Rao, 1941) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) cellaria (Rao, 1941)
  » Species Gelliodes consimilis Lundbeck, 1902 accepted as Hemigellius arcofer (Vosmaer, 1885) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes cyathina (De Laubenfels, 1936) accepted as Niphates digitalis (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes fibrosa (Wilson, 1925) accepted as Gelliodes wilsoni Carballo, Aquilar-Camacho, Knapp & Bell, 2013 (name preoccupied by Gelliodes fibrosa Dendy, 1905)
  » Species Gelliodes fibulata sensu (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Haliclona (Gellius) fibulata (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes fibulata sensu Ridley, 1884 accepted as Gelliodes fibulata (Carter, 1881) (junior homonym)
  » Species Gelliodes filiformis Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes flagellifera (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Haliclona (Flagellia) flagellifera (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes flagelliformis Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes hamata Thiele, 1903 accepted as Haliclona (Flagellia) hamata (Thiele, 1903) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes kerguelensis Hentschel, 1914 accepted as Calyx kerguelensis (Hentschel, 1914) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes plexa Lundbeck, 1902 accepted as Hemigellius arcofer (Vosmaer, 1885) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes ramosa (Carter, 1882) accepted as Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Gelliodes setosa Keller, 1889 accepted as Mycale (Arenochalina) setosa (Keller, 1889) (genus transfer)
  » Species Gelliodes sosuae Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 accepted as Niphates amorpha Van Soest, 1980 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Genus Haliclonissa Burton, 1932
Genus Hemigellius Burton, 1932
  » Species Hemigellius arcofer (Vosmaer, 1885)
  » Species Hemigellius bidens (Topsent, 1901)
  » Species Hemigellius calyx (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)
  » Species Hemigellius dendrilla (Lendenfeld, 1887)
  » Species Hemigellius duosigmata Tanita & Hoshino, 1989
  » Species Hemigellius fimbriatus (Kirkpatrick, 1907)
  » Species Hemigellius hartlaubi (Hentschel, 1929)
  » Species Hemigellius izuensis (Hoshino, 1982)
  » Species Hemigellius pachyderma Burton, 1932
  » Species Hemigellius pilosus (Kirkpatrick, 1907)
  » Species Hemigellius pumiceus (Fristedt, 1885)
  » Species Hemigellius renieroides (Lendenfeld, 1887)
  » Species Hemigellius stylifer (Lendenfeld, 1897)
  » Species Hemigellius tenella (Lendenfeld, 1887)
  » Species Hemigellius arcoferus accepted as Hemigellius arcofer (Vosmaer, 1885) (spelling correction due to lapsus calami)
  » Species Hemigellius flagellifer (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Haliclona (Flagellia) flagellifera (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
  » Species Hemigellius plexus (Lundbeck, 1902) accepted as Hemigellius arcofer (Vosmaer, 1885) (junior synonym)
  » Species Hemigellius porosus (Fristedt, 1887) accepted as Haliclona (Flagellia) porosa (Fristedt, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Hemigellius rudis sensu Burton, 1932 accepted as Hemigellius fimbriatus (Kirkpatrick, 1907) (junior synonym)
Genus Microxina Topsent, 1916
Genus Niphates Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Niphates aga (de Laubenfels, 1954)
  » Species Niphates alba van Soest, 1980
  » Species Niphates amorpha Van Soest, 1980
  » Species Niphates arenata Rützler, Piantoni, van Soest & Díaz, 2014
  » Species Niphates cavernosa Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1988
  » Species Niphates caycedoi (Zea & van Soest, 1986)
  » Species Niphates digitalis (Lamarck, 1814)
    » Forma Niphates digitalis f. amorpha Wiedenmayer, 1977 accepted as Niphates amorpha Van Soest, 1980 (elevation to species rank)
    » Forma Niphates digitalis f. digitalis (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Niphates digitalis (Lamarck, 1814) (junior synonym)
  » Species Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
  » Species Niphates furcata (Keller, 1889)
  » Species Niphates hispida Desqueyroux-Faúndez, 1984
  » Species Niphates laminaris Calcinai, Bastari, Bertolino & Pansini, 2017
  » Species Niphates luizae Santos, Docio & Pinheiro, 2014
  » Species Niphates lunisimilis (De Laubenfels, 1930)
  » Species Niphates lutea Lehnert & van Soest, 1999
  » Species Niphates mirabilis (Bowerbank, 1873)
  » Species Niphates nitida Fromont, 1993
  » Species Niphates obtusispiculifera (Dendy, 1905)
  » Species Niphates olemda (de Laubenfels, 1954)
  » Species Niphates plumosa (Bowerbank, 1876)
  » Species Niphates recondita (Wiedenmayer, 1977)
  » Species Niphates rowi Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004
  » Species Niphates toxifera Vacelet, Bitar, Carteron, Zibrowius & Pérez, 2007
  » Species Niphates brevispiculifera (Dendy, 1905) accepted as Amphimedon brevispiculifera (Dendy, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Niphates thomasiana Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
  » Species Niphates venosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
Genus Pachychalina Schmidt, 1868
  » Species Pachychalina acapulcensis Wilson, 1904
  » Species Pachychalina alcaloidifera Pinheiro, Berlinck & Hajdu, 2005
  » Species Pachychalina alveolopora Topsent, 1906
  » Species Pachychalina arctica (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870)
  » Species Pachychalina erinacea Goodwin, Jones, Neely & Brickle, 2011
  » Species Pachychalina fracta Hentschel, 1929
  » Species Pachychalina glacialis (Burton, 1934)
  » Species Pachychalina mollis (Topsent, 1897)
  » Species Pachychalina rustica Schmidt, 1868
  » Species Pachychalina schmidti Lundbeck, 1902
  » Species Pachychalina subcapitata (Lévi, 1961)
  » Species Pachychalina tenera Thiele, 1905
  » Species Pachychalina affinis Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina anomala Sarà, 1978 accepted as Amphimedon anomala (Sarà, 1978) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina areolata Wilson, 1902 accepted as Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina aurantiaca (Lendenfeld, 1887) accepted as Callyspongia aurantiaca (Lendenfeld, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina brevispiculifera Dendy, 1905 accepted as Amphimedon brevispiculifera (Dendy, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina carbonaria (Lamarck, 1814) accepted as Neopetrosia carbonaria (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882 accepted as Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
    » Forma Pachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912 accepted as Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina cellulosa Verrill, 1907 accepted as Amphimedon cellulosa (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina compressa Schmidt, 1870 accepted as Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina conica Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Callyspongia brondstedi Van Soest & Hooper, 2020 (genus transfer and preoccupied)
  » Species Pachychalina conulosa Kieschnick, 1900 accepted as Callyspongia conulosa (Kieschnick, 1900) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina decurtata Sarà, 1978 accepted as Amphimedon decurtata (Sarà, 1978) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina delicatula Dendy, 1889 accepted as Amphimedon delicatula (Dendy, 1889) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina densa Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Chalinula densa (Brøndsted, 1924) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina diffusa (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) diffusa (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina dura Verrill, 1907 accepted as Amphimedon dura (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina dura Wilson, 1902 accepted as Cribrochalina dura (Wilson, 1902) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina elastica Verrill, 1907 accepted as Amphimedon elastica (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina elegans Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina elongata Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) serpentina (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina excelsa Schmidt, 1870 accepted as Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina fibrillosa (Esper, 1794) accepted as Spongia fibrillosa sensu Esper, 1794 (reverted genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina fibrosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) fibrosa (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
    » Variety Pachychalina fibrosa var. gracilis Wilson, 1925 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) subarmigera (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina fragilis (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Dasychalina fragilis Ridley & Dendy, 1886
  » Species Pachychalina furcata Keller, 1889 accepted as Niphates furcata (Keller, 1889) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina gracilenta (Bowerbank, 1866) accepted as Chalinula limbata (Montagu, 1814) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina gracilis (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) accepted as Haliclona gracilis (Miklucho-Maclay, 1870) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina hospitalis Stephens, 1915 accepted as Callyspongia hospitalis (Stephens, 1915) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina joubini Topsent, 1897 accepted as Callyspongia joubini (Topsent, 1897) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina limbata (Montagu, 1814) accepted as Chalinula limbata (Montagu, 1814) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina lobata Ridley, 1884 accepted as Callyspongia lobata (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina lunae Brøndsted, 1924 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina macrodactyla Ridley, 1884 accepted as Callyspongia macrodactyla (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina macrospina Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina magellanica Thiele, 1905 accepted as Dasychalina magellanica (Thiele, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina maresi Sarà, 1978 accepted as Amphimedon maresi (Sarà, 1978) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina megalorrhaphis Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Callyspongia megalorrhaphis (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina melior (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) accepted as Dasychalina melior Ridley & Dendy, 1886 (reverted genus transfer)
    » Variety Pachychalina melior var. tubulifera Lindgren, 1897 accepted as Callyspongia tubulifera (Lindgren, 1897) (genus transfer and rank elevation)
  » Species Pachychalina micropora Verrill, 1907 accepted as Amphimedon micropora (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina mollis Wilson, 1902 accepted as Amphimedon mollis (Wilson, 1902) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina montaguii (Fleming, 1828) accepted as Haliclona (Reniera) cinerea (Grant, 1826)
  » Species Pachychalina monticulosa Verrill, 1907 accepted as Ulosa monticulosa (Verrill, 1907) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina multiformis (Lendenfeld, 1887) accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
    » Variety Pachychalina multiformis var. manaarensis Dendy, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) diffusa (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina nigra Baer, 1906 accepted as Iotrochota nigra (Baer, 1906) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina oculata Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina odessana Kudelin, 1910 accepted as Haliclona odessana (Kudelin, 1910) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina paucispina Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina pedunculata Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Haliclona pedunculata (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina punctata Ridley & Dendy, 1886 accepted as Cribrochalina punctata (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina punctata Whitelegge, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia (Cavochalina) bilamellata (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina ramulosa Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
    » Variety Pachychalina ramulosa var. digitata Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
    » Variety Pachychalina ramulosa var. lamella Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) nuda (Ridley, 1884) (junior homonym and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina reticulosa Thiele, 1905 accepted as Amphimedon reticulosa (Thiele, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina rigida Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Callyspongia) ramosa (Gray, 1843) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina rubens (Pallas, 1766) accepted as Amphimedon compressa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina rugosa (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) accepted as Neopetrosia subtriangularis (Duchassaing, 1850) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
    » Variety Pachychalina rugosa var. rubens Arndt, 1927 accepted as Neopetrosia subtriangularis (Duchassaing, 1850) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
  » Species Pachychalina spinifera Carter, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) spinifera (Carter, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina spinilamella Dendy, 1889 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) spinilamella (Dendy, 1889) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina spinosissima Dendy, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia (Cladochalina) spinosissima (Dendy, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina spinulosa Lendenfeld, 1887 accepted as Callyspongia spinulosa (Lendenfeld, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina subcylindrica Dendy, 1905 accepted as Amphimedon subcylindrica (Dendy, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina tenella (Lendenfeld, 1887) accepted as Haliclona tenella (Lendenfeld, 1887) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina tubulifera Lindgren, 1897 accepted as Callyspongia tubulifera (Lindgren, 1897) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina validissima Thiele, 1905 accepted as Dasychalina validissima (Thiele, 1905) (genus transfer)
  » Species Pachychalina variabilis Dendy, 1887 accepted as Amphimedon complanata (Duchassaing, 1850) (genus transfer and junior synonym)

Genus Calyxadocia Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Hemigellius Burton, 1932 (junior synonym)
Genus Hemihaliclona Burton, 1937 accepted as Amphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
Genus Plumocolumetta Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Hemigellius Burton, 1932 (junior synonym)
Genus Sigmaxinyssa Kirkpatrick, 1907 accepted as Microxina Topsent, 1916 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Van Soest, R.W.M. (1980). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part II. Haplosclerida. <i>In</i>: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 104. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 62 (191): 1-173. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2020). World Porifera Database. Niphatidae van Soest, 1980. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131637 on 2020-07-12
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original description Van Soest, R.W.M. (1980). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part II. Haplosclerida. <i>In</i>: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 104. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 62 (191): 1-173. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Desqueyroux-Faúndez, R.; Valentine, C. (2002). Family Niphatidae Van Soest, 1980. Pp. 874-890. <i>In</i>: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A 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, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 85-103. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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