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Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

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

accepted
Species
Amphimedon excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Halichondria palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)· accepted, alternate representation (genus transfer)
Haliclona excelsa (Schmidt, 1870) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Pachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Pachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Pachychalina compressa Schmidt, 1870 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Spongia digitata Esper, 1797 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Spongia 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 

(ofSpongia 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 

(ofDesmacidon (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 

(ofDesmacidon 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 
Holotype  BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea...  
Holotype [from synonym] BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea (Brighthelmstone, Sussex) [view taxon]
Taxonomy The species has been attributed to Johnston (1842), but according to Hajdu et al. (1994) the species was earlier named by...  
Taxonomy 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.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. Isodictya palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=133247 on 2018-05-23
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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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofPachychalina caulifera Vosmaer, 1882) Vosmaer, G.C.J. (1882). 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofIsodictya anomala Bowerbank, 1866) Bowerbank, J.S. (1866). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofDesmacidon (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  (ofDesmacidon 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Topsent, E. (1933). Eponges de Lamarck conservées au Muséum de Paris. Fin. Archives du Muséum national d’histoire naturelle, Paris. 10: 1-60.
page(s): 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia palmata Ellis & Solander, 1786) Lamarck, J.B.P. De Monet, Comte De. (1814 [1813]). Sur les polypiers empâtés. Annales du Museum national d'Histoire naturelle. 294-312; 370-386; 432-458.
page(s): 3; note: Not the var. β = Callyspongia euplax [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofHaliclona 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  (ofDesmacidon 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  (ofDesmacidon (Homoeodictya) palmata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Lambe, L.M. (1896). Sponges from the Atlantic coast of Canada. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada. 2 (2): 181-211, pls. I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofIsodictya anomala Bowerbank, 1866) Bowerbank, J.S. (1874). 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  (ofPachychalina 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  (ofHalichondria 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  (ofHomoeodictya 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  (ofHomoeodictya 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  (ofHomoeodictya 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  (ofHomoeodictya 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  (ofHaliclona 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype [from synonym] BMNH 1847.9.7.1, locality North Sea (Brighthelmstone, Sussex) [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Authority was given as Johnston, in most works prior to 1994. [details]

Taxonomy 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
Dimensions branching to finger-like lobes to 60 cm long [details]
 

LanguageName 
English webbed horny spongemermaid's glove  [details]
French éponge palmée  [details]
Original Plate of Ellis & Solander's (1786) Spongia palmata.
 Original Plate of E...
[image from synonym]

Esper's Spongia lobata
 Esper's Spongia lobata
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Esper's Spongia digitata
 Esper's Spongia dig...
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