WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia conigera Bowerbank, 1874

134196  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134196)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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[details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH Bk379, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH Bk379, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Polymastia specimens described by Dendy, 1921 (Sealark Expedition) and Bergquist, 1968 are not P. conigera, but an other...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Polymastia specimens described by Dendy, 1921 (Sealark Expedition) and Bergquist, 1968 are not P. conigera, but an other species from the Indo-Pacific region [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Polymastia conigera. 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=134196 on 2018-01-22

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original description 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[details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Boury-Esnault, N. (1987). The Polymastia species (Demospnges, Hadromerida) of the Atlantic area. In: Vacelet J, Boury-Esnault N (eds) Taxonomy of Porifera from the N.E. Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea. NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series G, Ecological Sciences. Springer, Heidelberg,. 13: 29-66. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 36-38 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Cabioch, L. (1968). Contribution à la connaissance de la faune des Spongiaires de la Manche occidentale. Démosponges de la région de Roscoff. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 9(2): 211-246. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (1993). Affinities of the Marine Demospongiae Fauna of the Cape Verde Islands and Tropical West Africa. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg. 159: 205-219. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH Bk379, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCotype BMNH 30.7.3.19, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype SME 00_POL_002, locality North Sea (Shetland Islands) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Polymastia specimens described by Dendy, 1921 (Sealark Expedition) and Bergquist, 1968 are not P. conigera, but an other species from the Indo-Pacific region [details]