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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia botryoides (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 
AphiaID: 132216

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcaronea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosoleniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia Bowerbank, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaltis botryoides (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaltis ellisii Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaltis solanderi Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra botryoides (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra botrys Haeckel, 1870 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra nitida Haeckel, 1872 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantia lieberkuehni Schmidt, 1862 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia granti Haeckel, 1872 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia lieberkuehni (Schmidt, 1862) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlynthus splendida Haeckel, 1870 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia botryoides Ellis & Solander, 1786 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Ellis, J.; Solander, D. 1786. The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/131537#page/11/mode/1up [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone buisjesspons  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editororange pipe sponge  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRöhrenkalkschwamm  [details]
Direct child
taxa (3)

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia botryoides f. parthenopea Sarà, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia parthenopea Sarà, 1953
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia botryoides var. macquariensis Dendy, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia macquariensis Dendy, 1918
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia botryoides var. variabilis (Haeckel, 1870) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia variabilis (Haeckel, 1870)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Grand Banks - Southern Labrador [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCroatian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (89 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet suspension feeding. Captures minute particles of food on their collars and ingesting them. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Height: 10-20 mm; Diameter to 1.5 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Acadian, North side of Cape Cod to Newfoundland. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Order: Leucosolenida according to Trott (2004).. colour white to pale yellow [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators generally for group, most predators (crabs and other invertebrates), find sponges distasteful either because of a presumably offensive odor or because of their spicules. Predators do include littorinid snails and nudibranchs. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Asexual reproduction by buds and gemmules and sexual reproduction (internally) by eggs and sperm; free-swimming cilated larvae (in general, most species are believed to be hermaphroditic but may not produce male and female gametes simultaneously). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Ellis & Solander's (1786) image of Spongia botryoides
Ellis & Solander's...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132216
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2006-10-15 09:09:18Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Leucosolenia botryoides (Ellis & Solander, 1786). In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez de Glasby, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schoenberg, C.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=132216 on 2014-09-02
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