WoRMS taxon details

Mellonympha velata (Thomson, 1873)

134414  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134414)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofRossella velata Thomson, 1873) Thomson, C.W. (1873). The Depths of the Sea. (Macmillan and Co.: London): 1-527., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 418; fig 65 [details]   
Holotype  BMNH 1882.7.28.119, geounit Saharan Upwelling  
Holotype BMNH 1882.7.28.119, geounit Saharan Upwelling
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. (2018). World Porifera database. Mellonympha velata (Thomson, 1873). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=134414 on 2018-12-13
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-10-03 08:01:04Z
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original description  (ofRossella velata Thomson, 1873) Thomson, C.W. (1873). The Depths of the Sea. (Macmillan and Co.: London): 1-527., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 418; fig 65 [details]   

basis of record Tabachnick, K.R. (2002). Tabachnick, K. 2002. Family Rossellidae Schulze, 1885. pp. 1441-1505. <i>In</i>: Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. Vol. 2 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 Stephens, J. 1915a. Sponges of the Coasts of Ireland. I.- The Triaxonia and part of the Tetraxonida. Fisheries, Ireland Scientific Investigations1914(4): 1-43, pls I-V.
page(s): 4-5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1882.7.28.119, geounit Saharan Upwelling