WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia conus Montagu, 1814

132432  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132432)

taxon inquirendum
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Montagu, G. (1814). An Essay on Sponges, with Descriptions of all the Species that have been discovered on the Coast of Great Britain. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society. 2(1): 67-122, pls III-XVI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  , locality Celtic Seas (Devon Coast)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Celtic Seas (Devon Coast) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The description and figure are not sufficient...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The description and figure are not sufficient to identify this species with any recently known British species, but it is likely either Axinella damicornis, Endectyon delaubenfelsi or Raspailia ramosa. [details]
Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2017). Spongia conus Montagu, 1814. 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=132432 on 2017-12-14

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Montagu, G. (1814). An Essay on Sponges, with Descriptions of all the Species that have been discovered on the Coast of Great Britain. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society. 2(1): 67-122, pls III-XVI. [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 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Celtic Seas (Devon Coast) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The description and figure are not sufficient to identify this species with any recently known British species, but it is likely either Axinella damicornis, Endectyon delaubenfelsi or Raspailia ramosa. [details]