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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

133247  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133247)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)· accepted, alternate representation (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina compressa Schmidt, 1870 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia digitata Esper, 1797 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia lobata Esper, 1794 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) 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
page(s): 189 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon (Homoeodictya) palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) 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]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) 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]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea (Brighthelmstone, Sussex) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The species has been attributed to Johnston...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The species has been attributed to Johnston (1842), but according to Hajdu et al. (1994) the species was earlier named by Ellis & Solander, 1786. [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786). 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=133247 on 2017-12-18

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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]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina excelsa Schmidt, 1870) Schmidt, O. (1870). Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina compressa Schmidt, 1870) Schmidt, O. (1870). Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): iii-iv, 1-88, pls I-VI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) 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
page(s): 189 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882) Vosmaer, G.C.J. 1882a. Report on the sponges dredged up in the Arctic Sea by the ‘Willem Barents’ in the years 1878 and 1879. Niederländisches Archiv für Zoologie Supplement 1(3): 1-58, pls I-IV. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia lobata Esper, 1794) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia digitata Esper, 1797) Esper, E.J.C. 1797. Fortsetzungen der Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungennach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen. Erster Theil.(Nürnberg): 1-230, pls L-LXI. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912) Breitfuss, L.L. 1912. Zur Kenntniss der Spongio-Fauna des Kola Fjords. Travaux de la Societé Impériale des Naturalistes de St. Petersbourg, Section Zoologie 41: 61-80, pls. I-II. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia digitata Esper, 1797) Esper, E.C.J. (1794). Die Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet, nebst Beschreibungen. Zweyter Theil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 1-303., available online at http://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/esper1791ga?sid=2d5b0169727df890642a3a5e6a1c914e&ui_lang=eng [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya anomala Bowerbank, 1866) Bowerbank, J.S. 1866a. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon (Homoeodictya) palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) 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]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) 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]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [details]   

additional source Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. In: Römer, F., Schaudinn, F., Brauer, A. & Arndt, W. (Eds), Fauna Arctica. Eine Zusammenstellung der arktischen Tierformen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Spitzbergen-Gebietes auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Deutschen Expedition in das Nördliche Eismeer im Jahre 1898. 5 (4) (G.Fischer, Jena). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina compressa Schmidt, 1870) Levinsen, G.M.R. (1887). Kara-Havets Svampe (Porifera). Dijmphna-Togtets zoologisk-botaniske Udbytte. 1: 339-372, pls XXIX-XXXI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882) Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. In: Römer, F., Schaudinn, F., Brauer, A. & Arndt, W. (Eds), Fauna Arctica. Eine Zusammenstellung der arktischen Tierformen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Spitzbergen-Gebietes auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Deutschen Expedition in das Nördliche Eismeer im Jahre 1898. 5 (4) (G.Fischer, Jena). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882) Levinsen, G.M.R. (1887). Kara-Havets Svampe (Porifera). Dijmphna-Togtets zoologisk-botaniske Udbytte. 1: 339-372, pls XXIX-XXXI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882) Lundbeck, W. (1902). Porifera. (Part I.) Homorrhaphidae and Heterorrhaphidae. Pp. 1-108, pls I-XIX, 1 map. In: The Danish Ingolf-Expedition. 6(1). (Bianco Luno: Copenhagen).
page(s): 7-9 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Hajdu, E.; Weerdt, W.H. De; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1994b. Affinities of the ‘Mermaid’s Glove’ sponge Isodicta palmata, with a discussion on the synapomorphic value of chelae microscleres. Pp. 141-150. In: van Soest, R.W.M., van Kempen, Th.M.G. & Braekman,J.-C. (Eds), Sponges in Time and Space. (Balkema: Rotterdam): 1-515 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) 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.
page(s): 80 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Hajdu, E.; Lobo-Hajdu, G. 2002. Family Isodictyidae Dendy, 1924. Pp. 703-706. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) 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 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Vosmaer, G.C.J. 1880. The Sponges of the Leyden Museum. 1. The family of the Desmacidinae. Notes from the Leyden Museum 2: 99-164.
page(s): 133 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon (Homoeodictya) palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Lambe, L.M. 1896. Sponges from the Atlantic coast of Canada. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, section 2 (2) 2: 181-211, pls. I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsodictya anomala Bowerbank, 1866) Bowerbank, J.S. 1874a. Contributions to a General History of the Spongiadae. Part VI. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1874: 298-305, pls XLVI-XLVII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912) Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. In: Römer, F., Schaudinn, F., Brauer, A. & Arndt, W. (Eds), Fauna Arctica. Eine Zusammenstellung der arktischen Tierformen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Spitzbergen-Gebietes auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Deutschen Expedition in das Nördliche Eismeer im Jahre 1898. 5 (4) (G.Fischer, Jena). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Johnston, G. 1842. A History of British Sponges and Lithophytes.(W.H. Lizars: Edinburgh): i-xii, 1-264, pls I-XXV. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Ehlers, E. 1870. Die Esper’schen Spongien in der zoologischen Sammlung der K. Universität Erlangen. (E.Th. Jacob: Erlangen): 1-36. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Hansen, G. A. (1885). Spongiadae. The Norwegian North-Atlantic Expedition 1876-1878. Zoology. 13: 1-26, pls I-VII, 1 map.
page(s): 121-125 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. In: Römer, F., Schaudinn, F., Brauer, A. & Arndt, W. (Eds), Fauna Arctica. Eine Zusammenstellung der arktischen Tierformen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Spitzbergen-Gebietes auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Deutschen Expedition in das Nördliche Eismeer im Jahre 1898. 5 (4) (G.Fischer, Jena). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Lundbeck, W. (1905). Porifera. (Part II.) Desmacidonidae (pars.).Pp. 1-219, pls I-XX. In: The Danish Ingolf-Expedition. 6(2). (BiancoLuno: Copenhagen.)
page(s): 121-125 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona excelsa (Schmidt, 1870)) Arndt, W. 1935. Porifera. In: Die Tierwelt der Nord- und Ostsee. 3a (27).(Leipzig): 1-140. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia digitata Esper, 1797) 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.
page(s): 84 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) 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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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea (Brighthelmstone, Sussex) [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority was given as Johnston, in most works prior to 1994. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The species has been attributed to Johnston (1842), but according to Hajdu et al. (1994) the species was earlier named by Ellis & Solander, 1786. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions branching to finger-like lobes to 60 cm long [details]
 

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwebbed horny spongeChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormermaid's glove  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge palmée  [details]
Original Plate of Ellis & Solander's (1786) Spongia palmata.
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[image from synonym]

Esper's Spongia lobata
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Esper's Spongia lobata
[image from synonym]

Esper's Spongia digitata
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Esper's Spongia dig...
[image from synonym]