WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon fruticosum (Montagu, 1814) 
AphiaID: 133526

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoecilosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacididae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon fruticosum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmacidon Bowerbank, 1861
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia fruticosa Montagu, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria cylindracea Bowerbank, 1882 · accepted, alternate representation (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia fruticosa Montagu, 1814 (genus transfer)
Sources  basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. 2002. Family Desmacididae Schmidt, 1870. Pp. 572-574. 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]

[show all]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [details]
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean (inaccurate[details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlboran Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSahelian Upwelling [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Specimen  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1930.7.3.410, locality United Kingdom [view taxon]
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 Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 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 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133526
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2005-07-15 06:52:57Z  changed  Amelinckx, Simon
2006-11-08 08:46:41Z  changed  Nsiangango, Silvi Edith
2010-04-19 13:48:59Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
2014-02-16 18:30:10Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Desmacidon fruticosum (Montagu, 1814). 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=133526 on 2016-08-25
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License