WoRMS taxon details

Agelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864

131771  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131771)

accepted
Genus
Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (type by subsequent designation)
Chalinopsis Schmidt, 1870 (junior synonym)
Ectyon Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Oroidea Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Species Agelas axifera Hentschel, 1911
Species Agelas bakusi Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas bispiculata Vacelet, Vasseur & Lévi, 1976
Species Agelas braekmani Thomas, 1998
Species Agelas cavernosa Thiele, 1903
Species Agelas cerebrum Assmann, van Soest & Köck, 2001
Species Agelas cervicornis (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Agelas ceylonica Dendy, 1905
Species Agelas citrina Gotera & Alcolado, 1987
Species Agelas clathrodes (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Agelas conifera (Schmidt, 1870)
Species Agelas dendromorpha Lévi, 1993
Species Agelas dilatata Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Agelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883)
Species Agelas fragum Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas gracilis Whitelegge, 1897
Species Agelas inaequalis Pulitzer-Finali, 1986
Species Agelas incrustans Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas kosrae Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas linnaei De Voogd, Parra-Velandia & van Soest, 2008
Species Agelas marmarica Lévi, 1958
Species Agelas mauritiana (Carter, 1883)
Species Agelas nakamurai Hoshino, 1985
Species Agelas nemoechinata Hoshino, 1985
Species Agelas novaecaledoniae Lévi & Lévi, 1983
Species Agelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864)
Species Agelas purpurea Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas repens Lehnert & van Soest, 1998
Species Agelas robusta Pulitzer-Finali, 1982
Species Agelas rudis Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864
Species Agelas sansibarica Perino & Pronzato, 2016
Species Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815)
Species Agelas schmidtii Wilson, 1902
Species Agelas semiglaber Pulitzer-Finali, 1996
Species Agelas sventres Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Species Agelas tubulata Lehnert & van Soest, 1996
Species Agelas vansoesti Sim & Kim, 2014
Species Agelas wiedenmayeri Alcolado, 1984

Species Agelas carpenteri (Gray, 1867) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Agelas fascicularis (Gray, 1867) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Agelas adriatica (Gray, 1867) accepted as Agelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864) (junior synonym)
Species Agelas albolutea Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 accepted as Cribrochalina vasculum (Lamarck, 1814) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species Agelas arborescens (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) (junior synonym)
Species Agelas clavaeformis (Carter, 1883) accepted as Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
Species Agelas cylindrica (Carter, 1883) accepted as Agelas cervicornis (Schmidt, 1870) (junior synonym)
Species Agelas longissima Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 accepted as Agelas cervicornis (Schmidt, 1870) (junior synonym)
Species Agelas sparsus (Gray, 1867) accepted as Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. <em>Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem.</em> 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 76 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution A verticillated acanthostyle assumed to belong to this genus was found in an Eocene age drilling core south of Bermuda.  
Distribution A verticillated acanthostyle assumed to belong to this genus was found in an Eocene age drilling core south of Bermuda. [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. Agelas Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131771 on 2018-12-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-09-19 16:57:43Z
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2009-02-09 13:10:41Z
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2018-06-25 07:02:08Z
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original description Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. <em>Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem.</em> 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 76 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChalinopsis Schmidt, 1870) Schmidt, O. (1870). Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI.
page(s): 59 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofEctyon Gray, 1867) Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofOroidea Gray, 1867) Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPachychalinopsis Schmidt, 1880) Schmidt, O. (1880). Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Heft II. Abtheilung II. Hexactinelliden. Abtheilung III. Tetractinelliden. Monactinelliden und Anhang. Nachträge zu Abtheilung I (Lithistiden). Pp. 33-90, pls V-X. <i>In</i>: Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer:Jena).  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSiphonochalinopsis Schmidt, 1880) Schmidt, O. (1880). Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Heft II. Abtheilung II. Hexactinelliden. Abtheilung III. Tetractinelliden. Monactinelliden und Anhang. Nachträge zu Abtheilung I (Lithistiden). Pp. 33-90, pls V-X. <i>In</i>: Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer:Jena).  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Agelasidae Verrill, 1907. Pp. 819-823. <i>In</i>: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds) 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 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution A verticillated acanthostyle assumed to belong to this genus was found in an Eocene age drilling core south of Bermuda. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]