WoRMS taxon details

Dercitus Gray, 1867

132013  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132013)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Dercitus (Dercitus) Gray, 1867
Subgenus Dercitus (Halinastra) Laubenfels, 1936
Subgenus Dercitus (Stoeba) Sollas, 1888
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) bahamensis van Soest, Beglinger & de Voogd, 2010
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) bangkae Calcinai, Bastari, Makapedua, Cerrano, 2017
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) dissimilis (Sarà, 1959)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) extensus (Dendy, 1905)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) fijiensis van Soest, Beglinger & de Voogd, 2010
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) latex (Moraes & Muricy, 2007)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) lesinensis (Lendenfeld, 1894)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) occultus Hentschel, 1909
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) pauper Sollas, 1902
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) plicatus (Schmidt, 1868)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) pseudodiscorhabda Santos & Pinheiro, 2016
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) reptans Desqueyroux-Faúndez & van Soest, 1997
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) senegalensis van Soest, Beglinger & de Voogd, 2010
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) simplex (Carter, 1880)
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) syrmatitus de Laubenfels, 1930
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) verdensis van Soest, Beglinger & de Voogd, 2010
  » Species Dercitus (Stoeba) xanthus Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010 accepted as Theonella xantha (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010) (genus transfer)

Species Dercitus natalensis (Burton, 1926) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Dercitus bucklandi (Bowerbank, 1858) represented as Dercitus (Dercitus) bucklandi (Bowerbank, 1858) (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus occultus Hentschel, 1909 represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) occultus Hentschel, 1909 (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus pauper Sollas, 1902 represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) pauper Sollas, 1902 (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus plicatus (Schmidt, 1868) represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) plicatus (Schmidt, 1868) (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus reptans Desqueyroux-Faúndez & van Soest, 1997 represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) reptans Desqueyroux-Faúndez & van Soest, 1997 (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus simplex (Carter, 1880) represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) simplex (Carter, 1880) (subgenus assignment)
Species Dercitus syrmatitus de Laubenfels, 1930 represented as Dercitus (Stoeba) syrmatitus de Laubenfels, 1930 (subgenus assignment)

Species Dercitus abyssi (Carter, 1873) accepted as Thrombus abyssi (Carter, 1873) (genus transfer)
Species Dercitus incertus (Kirkpatrick, 1903) accepted as Triptolemma incertum (Kirkpatrick, 1903)
Species Dercitus lithistinus (Schmidt, 1880) accepted as Calthropella (Pachataxa) lithistina (Schmidt, 1880) (genus transfer)
Species Dercitus loricatus Lebwohl, 1914 accepted as Pachastrella loricata (Lebwohl, 1914) (genus transfer)
Species Dercitus niger Carter, 1871 accepted as Dercitus (Dercitus) bucklandi (Bowerbank, 1858) (junior synonym)
Species Dercitus xanthus Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010 accepted as Theonella xantha (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010) (genus transfer)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [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.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2018). World Porifera database. Dercitus Gray, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=132013 on 2018-02-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-12-05 19:30:18Z
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2008-02-13 14:03:08Z
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2010-12-14 13:14:28Z
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2012-04-28 08:05:18Z
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2012-05-10 17:20:53Z
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2016-05-31 18:30:43Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source Cárdenas, P.; Xavier, J.R.; Reveillaud, J.; Schander, C.; Rapp, H.T. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Astrophorida (Porifera, Demospongiaep) Reveals an Unexpected High Level of Spicule Homoplasy. PLoS ONE. 6 (4), e18318., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0018318 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M.; Beglinger, E.J.; De Voogd, N.J. (2010). Skeletons in confusion: a review of astrophorid sponges with (dicho-)calthrops as structural megascleres (Porifera, Demospongiae, Astrophorida). Zookeys. 68: 1-88. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 

additional source Maldonado, M. (2002). Family Pachastrellidae. Pp.141-162. In: Hooper, J.N.A., van Soest,R.W.M. (eds) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publ., New York, 1708 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]