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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscarella lobularis (Schmidt, 1862)

133928 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133928)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. coerulea Schulze, 1877 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. pallida Schulze, 1877 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. purpurea Schulze, 1877 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. rubra Schulze, 1877 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca mimosa Giard, 1873 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. (1862). Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7.
page(s): 80 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western and Northern Madagascar, Adriatic Sea  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Western and Northern Madagascar (inaccurate[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Adriatic Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Until 1992, the two Mediterranean species O....  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Until 1992, the two Mediterranean species O. lobularis & O. tuberculata were not distinguished. All citation of O. lobularis before this date have to be taken with caution [details]
van Soest, R. (2008). Oscarella lobularis. 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=133928 on 2017-11-21

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. (1862). Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7.
page(s): 80 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctavella galangaui Tuzet & Paris, 1963) Tuzet, O.; Paris, J. 1963. Octavella galangaui n.g. n.sp. Demospongiae, Oscarellidae de Banyuls-sur-Mer. Vie et Milieu 14(1):71-89. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. coerulea Schulze, 1877) Schulze, F.E. (1877). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. II. Die Gattung Halisarca. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 28, 1-48, pls 21-24.
page(s): 12; fig 2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. rubra Schulze, 1877) Schulze, F.E. (1877). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. II. Die Gattung Halisarca. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 28, 1-48, pls 21-24.
page(s): 13; fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. purpurea Schulze, 1877) Schulze, F.E. (1877). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. II. Die Gattung Halisarca. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 28, 1-48, pls 21-24.
page(s): 13; fig 5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis var. pallida Schulze, 1877) Schulze, F.E. (1877). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. II. Die Gattung Halisarca. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 28, 1-48, pls 21-24.
page(s): 13; fig 4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca mimosa Giard, 1873) Giard, A. M. (1873). Contribution a l'histoire naturelle des synascidies. Arch. Zool. Exp. 2: 481-514.
page(s): 488-489 [details]   

basis of record Boury-Esnault, N.; Solé-Cava, A.M.; Thorpe, J.P. 1992b. Genetic and cytological divergence between colour morphs of the Mediterranean sponge Oscarella lobularis Schmidt (Porifera, Demospongiae,Oscarellidae). Journal of Natural History 26: 271-284.
page(s): 275-277 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Topsent, E. 1895a. Étude monographique des Spongiaires de France. II.Carnosa. Archives de Zoologie expérimentale et générale (3) 3: 493-590, pls XXI-XXII.
page(s): 561-568 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Muricy, G.; Diaz, M.C. (2002). Order Homosclerophorida Dendy, 1905. Family Plakinidae Schulze, 1880, in: Hooper, J.N.A.; van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.) (2002). Systema porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. pp. 71-82 (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Corriero, G. 1989. The sponge fauna from the Stagnone di Marsala (Sicily): taxonomic and ecological observations. Bolletino Museo Istituto Biologia Università Genova 53: 101-113.
page(s): 103 [details]   

additional source Carballo, J.L.; Garcia-Gómez, J.C. (1994). Esponjas del Estrecho de Gibraltar y áreas próximas, con nuevas aportaciones para la fauna Iberica [Porifera from the Straits of Gibraltar and nearby areas, new species of the Iberian fauna]. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 35(2): 193-211. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 195 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Sarà, M. (1958). Contributo all consoscenza dei Poriferi del Mar Ligure. Annali di Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Genova. 70(1): 207-244.
page(s): 216 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Marra, M. V.; Bertolino, M.; Pansini, M.; Giacobbe, S.; Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2016). Long-term turnover of the sponge fauna in Faro Lake (North-East Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Italian Journal of Zoology. 1-10., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/11250003.2016.1251981
page(s): 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Corriero, G.; Abbiati, M.; Santangelo, G. (1997). Sponges inhabiting a Mediteranean red coral population. Marine Ecology. 18 (2), 147-155.
page(s): 149 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ereskovsky, A. V.; Boury-Esnault, N. (2002). Cleavage pattern in Oscarella species (Porifera, Demospongiae,Homoscleromorpha): transmission of maternal cells and symbiotic bacteria. Journal of Natural History. 36: 1761-1775. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Kelly, M.; Edwards, A.R.; Wilkinson, M.R.; Alvarez, B.; Cook, S. de C.; Bergquist, P.R.; Buckeridge, St J.; Campbell, H.J.; Reiswig, H.M.; Valentine, C.; Vacelet, J. (2009). Phylum Porifera: sponges. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 23-46. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ereskovsky, A.V., Borchiellini, C., Gazave, E., Ivanisevic, J., Lapébie, P., Pérez, T., Renard, E. & Vacelet, J. (2009). The Homoscleromorph sponge Oscarella lobularis, a promising sponge model in evolutionary and developmental biology. Model sponge Oscarella lobularis. BioEssays, 31,1: 89-97.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Voultsiadou, E. (2005). Sponge diversity in the Aegean Sea: Check list and new information. Italian Zoology. 72 (1): 53-64.
page(s): 55 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Topsent, E. 1925c. Étude des Spongiaires du Golfe de Naples. Archives de Zoologie expérimentale et générale 63(5): 623-725, pl. VIII.
page(s): 629 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Topsent, E. 1934a. Eponges observées dans les parages de Monaco.(Première partie) Bulletin de l’Institut océanographique, Monaco (650):1-42.
page(s): 8 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Pouliquen, L. (1972). Les spongiaires des grottes sous-marines de la région de Marseille: Ecologie et systématique. Téthys. 3(4): 717-758.
page(s): 726 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Pulitzer-Finali, G. 1972 (1970). Report on a collection of sponges from the Bay of Naples. 1. Sclerospongiae, Lithistida, Tetractinellida, Epipolasida. Pubblicazioni della Stazione zoologica di Napoli 38(2): 328-354.
page(s): 350 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1983). A collection of Mediterranean Demospongiae (Porifera) with, in appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the Mediterranean Sea. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 84: 445-621.
page(s): 447 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rützler, K. (1965). Systematik und Ökologie der Poriferen aus Litoral-Schattengebieten der Nordadria. Zeitschrift für Morphologie und Ökologie der Tiere. 55(1): 1-82.
page(s): 15-16 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Sarà, M. (1960). Poriferi del litorale dell’isola d’lschia e loro ripartizioneper ambienti. Pubblicazioni della Stazione zoologica di Napoli. 31(3):421-472, pls XII-XIII.
page(s): 450 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Stephens, J. 1912. A Biological Survey of Clare Island in the County of Mayo, Ireland and the Adjoining District. Marine Porifera. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 31 (Section 3, Part 59): 1-42, pl. I.
page(s): 16-17 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source 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): 156 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ferrer Hernández, F. 1914b. Esponjas del Cantábrico. Parte 2. III. Myxospongida. IV. Tetraxonida. V. Triaxonida. Trabajos del Museo nacional de ciencias naturales (Zoológica) 17: 1-46.
page(s): 5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lévi, C. 1952. Spongiaires de la côte du Sénégal. Bulletin de l’Institut français d’Afrique noire (A. Sciences naturelles) 14(1): 34-59.
page(s): 43 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lévi, C. (1957). Spongiaires des côtes d'Israel. Bulletin of the Research Council of Israel. 6 B(3-4): 201-212.
page(s): 202 [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 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 Borojevic, R.; Cabioch, L.; Lévi, C. 1968. Inventaire de la faune marine de Roscoff. Spongiaires. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 9(1): 1-44., available online at http://www.sb-roscoff.fr/images/stories/sbr/observation/documents/spongiaires.pdf
page(s): 5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Boury-Esnault, N. (1971). Spongiaires de la zone rocheuse de Banyuls-sur-Mer. II. Systématique. Vie et Milieu. 22(2): 287-349.
page(s): 294 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ferrer Hernández, F. 1918. Esponjas del litoral de Asturias. Trabajos del Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales Serie Zoologia 36: 1-39.
page(s): 16 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Labate, M.; Arena, P. 1964. La fauna dei Poriferi nei laghi di Ganzirri e Faro (Messina). Archivo Zoologico Italiano 49:249-280.
page(s): 259 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Aloui-Bejaoui, N.; Afli, A. (2012). Functional diversity of the macro-invertebrate community in the port area of Kerkennah Islands (Tunisia). Mediteranean Marine Science. 13 (1): 93-102.
page(s): 102; note: as no description is given it is difficult to be sure if it is Oscarella lobularis or its sister-species Oscarella tuberculata [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cruz, T. (2002). Esponjas marinas de Canarias. Consejería de Política Territorial y Medio Ambiente del Gobierno de Canarias. S/C Tenerife. 260 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Boury-Esnault, N., Harmelin, J.-G., Ledoyer, M., Saldanha, L. & Zibrowius H. (2001). Peuplement benthique des grottes sous-marines de Sagres (Portugal, Atlantique nord-oriental). Boletim do Museu Municipal do Funchal. Sup. 6: 15-38.
page(s): 20-21 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Corriero, G.; Scalera-Liaci, L.; Gristina, M.; Riggio, S.; Mercurio, M. (1997). Composizione tassonomica e distribuzione della fauna e Poriferi e Briozoi in una grotta semisommersa della riserva naturale marina "Isola di Ustica". Biologia Marina Mediterranea. 4 (1), 34-43.
page(s): 37 [details]   

additional source Vacelet, J. (1976). Inventaire des Spongiaires du Parc national de Port-Cros (Var). Travaux scientifiques du Parc national de Port-Cros. 2, 167-186.
page(s): 171 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Kefalas, E.; Castritsi-Catharios, I; Miliou, H. (2003). The impacts of scallop dredging on sponge assemblages in the Gulf of kalloni (Aegean Sea, northeastern Mediterranean). ICES Journal of Marine Science. 60, 402-10.
page(s): 406 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication Bibiloni, M-A. (1981). Estudi faunistic del litoral de Blanes (Girona). II Sistemàtica d'esponges. Butlleti de la Istitucio Catalana de Historia natural, 47, 5-59.
page(s): 14-15; note: from the description the specimen belongs clearly to Oscarella tuberculata [details]   

misapplication Vacelet, J. (1990). Les spongiaires. in Le Monde Marin. (ed. Claude Bouchon) pp 16-33. La Grande Encyclopédie de la Caraïbe. Editions Caraïbes, Pointe à Pitre.
page(s): 21 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication Lévi, C. (1958). Résultats scientifiques des Campagnes de la ‘Calypso’.Campagne 1951-1952 en Mer Rouge (suite). 11. Spongiaires de Mer Rouge recueillis par la ‘Calypso’ (1951-1952). Annales de l’Institut océanographique. 34(3): 3-46.
page(s): 14 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication Laubenfels, M.W. De. (1936). A comparison of the shallow-water sponges near the Pacific end of the Panama Canal with those at the Caribbean end. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 83(2993): 441-466.
page(s): 455 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication 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): 12; note: see Oscarella ochreacea [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctavella galangaui Tuzet & Paris, 1963) Muricy, G.; Diaz, M.C. (2002). Order Homosclerophorida Dendy, 1905. Family Plakinidae Schulze, 1880, in: Hooper, J.N.A.; van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.) (2002). Systema porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. pp. 71-82 (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. 1868. Die Spongien der Küste von Algier. Mit Nachträgen zu den Spongien des Adriatischen Meeres (Drittes Supplement). (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-iv, 1-44, pls I-V.
page(s): 30 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis Schmidt, 1862) Schulze, F.E. (1877). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. II. Die Gattung Halisarca. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. 28, 1-48, pls 21-24.
page(s): 10-36 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctavella galangaui Tuzet & Paris, 1963) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca lobularis Schmidt, 1862) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalisarca mimosa Giard, 1873) Barrois, C. 1876. Mémoire sur l’embryologie de quelques Eponges de la Manche. Annales des Sciences Naturelles (6) 3(11): 1-84. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOscarella lobularis var. coerulea (Schulze, 1877)) Sarà, M. (1960). Poriferi del litorale dell’isola d’lschia e loro ripartizioneper ambienti. Pubblicazioni della Stazione zoologica di Napoli. 31(3):421-472, pls XII-XIII.
page(s): 450 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotype MNHN LBIM-D-1991-NBE-1, locality Western Mediterranean (La Vesse) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy The synonymy between O. galangaui and O. lobularis is doubtful. O. galagaui could either be synonym of O. tuberculata. The type specimen of O. galangaui has disapeared. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Until 1992, the two Mediterranean species O. lobularis & O. tuberculata were not distinguished. All citation of O. lobularis before this date have to be taken with caution [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius capitalis (Giesbrecht, 1895) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja lila  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgelobde spons  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflesh sponge  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge bleue  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFleischschwamm  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspugna viola  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorノリカイメン  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja moradaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoresponja azul  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsunger  [details]