WoRMS taxon details

Hippospongia gossypina (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)

165107  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165107)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofSpongia gossypina Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 32-33; pl III fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Lectotype  MSNT Por. 96, geounit Greater Antilles...  
Lectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 96, geounit Greater Antilles (Virgin Islands, Vieques) [view taxon]
Lectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 108, geounit Greater Antilles (Virgin Islands, Vieques) [view taxon]
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. Hippospongia gossypina (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165107 on 2018-09-19
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original description  (ofSpongia gossypina Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 32-33; pl III fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia lapidescens Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 34-35 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia dentata Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia gossypina porosa Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia lapidescens dentata Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 528 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia lapidescens var. intermedia Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 527 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia lapidescens var. typica Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 527 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia equina gossypina var. dendritica Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 518 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia equina gossypina var. porosa Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 518-519 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia equina gossypina var. alba Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 519 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (1978). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part I. Keratosa. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 94. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 56 (179): 1–94.
page(s): 21-22 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rützler, K.; van Soest, R. W. M.; Piantoni, C. (2009). Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico. in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A & M Press, College Station, Texas. 285–313. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Paralectotype [from synonym] ZMA Por. 02087, geounit Eastern Caribbean (Saint Thomas, Iles Vierges) [view taxon]
Lectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 96, geounit Greater Antilles (Virgin Islands, Vieques) [view taxon]
Lectotype [from synonym] MSNT Por. 108, geounit Greater Antilles (Virgin Islands, Vieques) [view taxon]
 

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English velvet sponge [from synonym]  [details]
Spongia gossypina lectotype specimen
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Spongia gossypina paralectotype specimen
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Spongia lapidescens lectotype specimen
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