WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycon asperum (Gibson, 1886)

164560  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164560)

taxon inquirendum
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gibson, R.J.H. (1886). On a new species of Sycandra. The First Report upon the Fauna Liverpool Bay and the Neighbouring Seas. LMBC Reports. 1: 365-367, pl. X. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycandra aspera Gibson, 1886) Gibson, R.J.H. (1886). On a new species of Sycandra. The First Report upon the Fauna Liverpool Bay and the Neighbouring Seas. LMBC Reports. 1: 365-367, pl. X. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Isle of Man  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Isle of Man [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy This combination is a junior secondary homonym of Sycon asperum Schmidt, 1862. As the latter is now accepted as Leucandra...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy This combination is a junior secondary homonym of Sycon asperum Schmidt, 1862. As the latter is now accepted as Leucandra aspera, the homonymy has been removed.  [details]
van Soest, R. (2017). Sycon asperum (Gibson, 1886). 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=164560 on 2018-01-18

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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2010-06-02 08:32:12Z
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original description Gibson, R.J.H. (1886). On a new species of Sycandra. The First Report upon the Fauna Liverpool Bay and the Neighbouring Seas. LMBC Reports. 1: 365-367, pl. X. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSycandra aspera Gibson, 1886) Gibson, R.J.H. (1886). On a new species of Sycandra. The First Report upon the Fauna Liverpool Bay and the Neighbouring Seas. LMBC Reports. 1: 365-367, pl. X. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy This combination is a junior secondary homonym of Sycon asperum Schmidt, 1862. As the latter is now accepted as Leucandra aspera, the homonymy has been removed.  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Burton (1963, p. 63 and 442) assigned this to Grantia compressa (as Scypha. Although Gibson's description lacks illustrations (caption of a Pl. X was printed in the text of the description, but no Pl. X was found in the LMBC Report 1) it is quite likely Burton was right. No further records under this name are known. [details]