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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia (Hymedesmia) mertoni Hentschel, 1912

133602

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accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Hentschel, E. 1912. Kiesel- und Hornschwämme der Aru- und Kei-Inseln. Abhandlungen herausgegeben von der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft 34(3): 293-448, pls 13-21.
page(s): 376-377; pl XX fig 34 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  SMF 994, locality Arafura Sea (Indonesia, Aru...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] SMF 994, locality Arafura Sea (Indonesia, Aru Islands, Sungi Manumbai, near Dosi, grey-brown mud, dredge) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution H. mertoni is reported from the Azores by...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution H. mertoni is reported from the Azores by Boury-Esnault & Lopes, 1985, but this is unlikely to be correct. [details]
van Soest, R. (2016). Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) mertoni Hentschel, 1912. 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=133602 on 2017-11-18

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Hentschel, E. 1912. Kiesel- und Hornschwämme der Aru- und Kei-Inseln. Abhandlungen herausgegeben von der Senckenbergischen naturforschenden Gesellschaft 34(3): 293-448, pls 13-21.
page(s): 376-377; pl XX fig 34 [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 

misapplication  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Boury-Esnault, N.; Lopes, M.T. (1985). Les Démosponges littorales de l’Archipel des Açores. Annales de l’Institut océanographique. 61(2):149-225.
page(s): 185-186; fig 32 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Burton, M. (1934). Sponges. Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29. 4 (14): 513-621, pls 1-2.
page(s): 557 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Uriz, M. J. (1988). Deep-water sponges from the continental shelf and slope off Namibia (Southwest Africa): Classses Hexactinellida and Demospongia. Monografías de Zoología Marina. 3: 9-157.
page(s): 78 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Vacelet, J.; Vasseur, P.; Lévi, C. (1976). Spongiaires de la pente externe des récifs coralliens de Tuléar (Sud-Ouest de Madagascar). Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (A, Zoologie). 49:1-116, pls I-X.
page(s): 65 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia mertoni Hentschel, 1912) Thomas, P.A. 1968e. Studies on Indian sponges-V. Two new records of siliceous sponges belonging to the families Myxilliadae Hentschel, and Spirastrellidae Hentschel from the Indian region. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 10 (2): 264-268.
page(s): 268 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype [from synonym] SMF 994, locality Arafura Sea (Indonesia, Aru Islands, Sungi Manumbai, near Dosi, grey-brown mud, dredge) [view taxon]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution H. mertoni is reported from the Azores by Boury-Esnault & Lopes, 1985, but this is unlikely to be correct. [details]