WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon Risso, 1827

131723 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131723)
accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827 (type by monotypy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoderma Lendenfeld, 1885 (preoccupied and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuckartea Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScypha Gray, 1821 (nomen oblitum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptoconus Jenkin, 1908 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycarium Haeckel, 1869 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycocystis Haeckel, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendron Haeckel, 1870 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendrum Haeckel, 1869 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyconella Schmidt, 1868 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycortis Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycum Agassiz, 1846 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTenthrenodes Jenkin, 1908 (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon abyssale Borojevic & Graat-Kleeton, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon acanthoxea (Little, 1963)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon album Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ampulla (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ancora Klautau, Imesek, Azevedo, Plese, Nikolic & Cetkovic, 2016
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon antarcticum (Jenkin, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon arcticum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon australe (Jenkin, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon barbadense (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon boreale (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon brasiliense Borojevic, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon calcaravis Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon caminatum Thacker, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon capricorn Wörheide & Hooper, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon carteri Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ciliatum (Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon coactum (Urban, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon compactum Lambe, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon cylindricum Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon defendens Borojevic, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon digitiforme Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon dunstervillia (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonense Lambe, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon elegans (Bowerbank, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ensiferum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon escanabense Duplessis & Reiswig, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon faulkneri Ilan, Gugel, Galil & Janussen, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon formosum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon frustulosum Borojevic & Peixinho, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon gelatinosum (Blainville, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon giganteum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon globulatum Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon grantioides Dendy, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon helleri (Lendenfeld, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon hozawai Breitfuss, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon huinayense Azevedo, Hajdu, Willenz & Klautau, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon inconspicuum (Lendenfeld, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon incrustans Breitfuss, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon karajakense Breitfuss, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon kerguelense Urban, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lambei Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lendenfeldi Row & Hozawa, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lingua (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lunulatum (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon luteolum Tanita, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon matsushimense Tanita, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon mexico Hôzawa, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon minutum Dendy, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon misakiense Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon mundulum Lambe, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon munitum Jenkin, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon natalense Borojevic, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon okadai Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ornatum Kirk, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon parvulum (Preiwisch, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pedicellatum Kirk, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pentactinale Rossi, Farina, Borojevic & Klautau, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon plumosum Tanita, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon proboscideum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon proboscideum sensu Breitfuss, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon protectum Lambe, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon pulchrum Tanita, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulatum (Schmidt, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ramsayi (Lendenfeld, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon raphanus Schmidt, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon rotundum Tanita, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon satsumense Hozawa, 1929
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon scaldiense (Van Koolwijk, 1982)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schmidti (Haeckel, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schuffneri Dendy & Row, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon setosum Schmidt, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirense Hozawa, 1918
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon stauriferum (Preiwisch, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon subhispidum (Carter, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon sycandra (Lendenfeld, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tabulatum (Schuffner, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tuba Lendenfeld, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon urugamii Tanita, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon verum Row & Hozawa, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon vigilans Sarà & Gaino, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon villosum (Haeckel, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon yatsui Hozawa, 1929

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum (Gibson, 1886) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum Schmidt, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra aspera (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum Lambe, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon lambei Dendy & Row, 1913 (preoccupied)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon boomerang Dendy, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantessa boomerang (Dendy, 1893) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon capillosus (Schmidt, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia capillosa (Schmidt, 1862) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon compressum (Fabricius, 1780) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia compressa (Fabricius, 1780) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon coronatum (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ciliatum (Fabricius, 1780) (junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon dendyi Kirk, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycute dendyi (Kirk, 1895) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonensis Lambe, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon eglintonense Lambe, 1900 (corrected species name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldtii (Risso, 1826) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon humboldti Risso, 1827 (spelling variation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon longstaffi (Jenkin, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycantha longstaffi (Jenkin, 1908) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon petiolatum Schmidt in Haeckel, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ampulla (Haeckel, 1870) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulata (Schmidt, 1868) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadrangulatum (Schmidt, 1868) (Variation: gender epitheton)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon quadratum (Schuffner, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon schuffneri Dendy & Row, 1913 (preoccupied)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon ramosum (Smith in Haeckel, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantessa ramosa (Haeckel, 1872) (genus transfer)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirensis Hozawa, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon simushirense Hozawa, 1918 (gender matching)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tenellum Lendenfeld, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycantha tenella Lendenfeld, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon tergestinum (Haeckel, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon raphanus Schmidt, 1862 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Risso, A. (1826). Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l'Europe Méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes. Paris: F.G. Levrault. 5(VIII): 1-403, 10 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121914#page/9/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
van Soest, R. (2012). Sycon. In: 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.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131723 on 2017-11-24

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-04-03 15:15:02Z
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original description Risso, A. (1826). Histoire naturelle des principales productions de l'Europe Méridionale et particulièrement de celles des environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes. Paris: F.G. Levrault. 5(VIII): 1-403, 10 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121914#page/9/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyconella Schmidt, 1868) Schmidt, O. 1868. Die Spongien der Küste von Algier. Mit Nachträgen zu den Spongien des Adriatischen Meeres (Drittes Supplement). (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-iv, 1-44, pls I-V.
page(s): 29 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycortis Haeckel, 1872) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycum Agassiz, 1846) Agassiz, L., 1846. Nomenclatoris Zoologici Index Universalis, continens nomina systematica classium, ordinum, familiarum et generum animalium omnium, tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum unicum disposita, adjectis homonymus plantarum nec non variis adnotationibus et emendationibus: i-x, 1-1135. Soloduri. : Sumptibus Jent et Gassman, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33664307 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDunstervillia Bowerbank, 1845) Bowerbank, J.S. 1845a. Description of a new genus of Calcareous Sponge. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 15 (99): 297-300,pl. XVII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoderma Lendenfeld, 1885) Lendenfeld, R. Von 1885d. The Homocoela hitherto described from Australia and the new family Homodermidae. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 9: 896-907. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScypha Gray, 1821) Gray, S.F. 1821. A natural arrangement of British plants. London [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuckartea Haeckel, 1872) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptoconus Jenkin, 1908) Jenkin, C.F. 1908b. Porifera. III. Calcarea. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 Natural History 4, Zoology: 1-49, pls XXVII-XXXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycarium Haeckel, 1869) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycocystis Haeckel, 1870) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendron Haeckel, 1870) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycodendrum Haeckel, 1869) Haeckel, E. (1872). Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. G. Reimer:Berlin. (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTenthrenodes Jenkin, 1908) Jenkin, C.F. 1908b. Porifera. III. Calcarea. National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 Natural History 4, Zoology: 1-49, pls XXVII-XXXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Borojevic, R.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Manuel, M.; Vacelet, J. (2002). Order Leucosolenida Hartman, 1958, in: Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.) (2002). Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. pp. 1157-1184 (look up in IMIS[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 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDunstervillia Bowerbank, 1845) 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 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScypha Gray, 1821) Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScypha Gray, 1821) 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 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoderma Lendenfeld, 1885) Hooper, J.N.A.; Wiedenmayer, F. (1994). Porifera. Zoological Catalogue of Australia (CSIRO: Melbourne). 12: 1-620., available online at http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/afd/taxa/PORIFERA/checklist#selected [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeuckartea Haeckel, 1872) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycum Agassiz, 1846) 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 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycortis Haeckel, 1872) 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 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyconella Schmidt, 1868) 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 
 
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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhairy tube-sponges  [details]