WoRMS taxon details

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
(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 
Holotype  BMNH 1847.9.7.1, geounit North Sea  
Holotype BMNH 1847.9.7.1, geounit North Sea
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. (2019). 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 2019-01-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-12-29 20:23:15Z
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2007-07-05 12:35:40Z
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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 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  (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. <em>Niederländisches Archiv für Zoologie Supplement.</em> 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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/206593#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 273, pl XLVI [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  (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 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/206593#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofPachychalina caulifera f. murmanica Breitfuss, 1912) Breitfuss, L.L. (1912). Zur Kenntniss der Spongio-Fauna des Kola Fjords. <em>Travaux de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de St. Petersbourg, Section Zoologie.</em> 41I-II : 61-80.
page(s): 76 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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)
page(s): 293-294 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofIsodictya incerta Bowerbank, 1874) Bowerbank, J.S. (1874). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 3. (Ray Society: London): i-xvii, 1-367, pls I-XCII. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 311, Pl. LXXXIX 3-4; 314-315; note: illustration of the type specimen [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Bowerbank, J.S. (1866). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 311-313 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Bowerbank, J.S. (1874). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 3. (Ray Society: London): i-xvii, 1-367, pls I-XCII. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 133, Pl LII [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. <em>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.</em> 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. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 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 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, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 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. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1847.9.7.1, geounit North Sea
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 glovecommon palmate sponge  [details]
French éponge palmée  [details]
German Palmenschwamm  [details]
Esper's Spongia lobata
 Esper's Spongia lobata
[image from synonym]

Esper's Spongia digitata
 Esper's Spongia dig...
[image from synonym]

Original Plate of Ellis & Solander's (1786) Spongia palmata.
 Original Plate of E...
[image from synonym]