WoRMS taxon details

Spongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766

165160  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165160)

accepted
Species
Hippospongia agaricina (Pallas, 1766) (reverted genus transfer)
Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P. S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 397-398 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The...  
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The genuine Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766 is from the Indian Ocean, not the Mediterranean. [details]
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. Spongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165160 on 2018-06-24
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P. S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae. pp. 451., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29190#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 397-398 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia thienemanni Arndt, 1943) Arndt, W. (1943). Das 'Philippische Elefantenohr' Spongia thienemanni n.sp. Zugleich ein Überbklick über unsere bisherige Kenntnis des Vorkommens geographischer Rassen bei Meereschwämmen. Archiv für Hydrobiologie. 40: 381-443.
page(s): 381-400 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference  (ofHippospongia agaricina (Pallas, 1766)) Clarke, F.W. & W.C. Wheeler, 1922. The inorganic constituents of marine invertebrates. Prof. Paper U.S. Geol. Survey 124, (2nd ed.): 1-62.
page(s): 8 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) 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] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Lopes, M.T.; Boury-Esnault, N. (1981). Contribution à la connaissance des éponges cornées de la côte de l'Arrábida et de l'Algarve. Arquivos do Museu Bocage. 1(6): 95-110.
page(s): 99 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pronzato, R.; Manconi, R. (2008). Mediterranean commercial sponges: over 5000 years of natural history and cultural heritage. Marine Ecology. 29 (2), 146-166., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0485.2008.00235.x
page(s): 154 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Castritsi-Catharios, J.; Magli, M.; Vacelet,J. (2007). Evaluation of the quality of two commercial sponges by tensile strength measurement. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK. 87: 1765–1771.
note: comparison of Mediterranean and Philippines Elephant Ear [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Voultsiadou-Koukoura, E.; Koukouras, A. (1993). Contribution to the knowledge of Keratose sponges (Dictyoceratida, Dendroceratida, Verongida: Demospongiae, Porifera) of the Aegean Sea. Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin. 69, 57-72.
page(s): 59 [details]   

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) 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): 182 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Ramadan, M.M.; Kheirallah, A.M.; Badawi, H.K.; El-Beshbeeshy, M.M. (1989). A new record of sponges from the Egyptian Mediterranean waters. Bulletin national of Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries. 15, 63-71.
page(s): 69 [details]   

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) 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 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Boury-Esnault, N. (1971). Spongiaires de la zone rocheuse de Banyuls-sur-Mer. II. Systématique. Vie et Milieu. 22(2): 287-349.
page(s): 338 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1948). The order Keratosa of the phylum Porifera. A monographic study. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation. 3: 1-217.
page(s): 9-10; fig 2; note: Laubenfels has ignored Spongia lamella Schulze and thought S. agaricina to be a Mediterranean species  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pouliquen, L. (1972). Les spongiaires des grottes sous-marines de la région de Marseille: Ecologie et systématique. Téthys. 3(4): 717-758.
page(s): 728 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pulitzer-Finali, G.; Pronzato, R. (1981 [1980]). The Keratosa in a collection of Mediterranean sponges mainly from the Italian coasts. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 83: 127-158.
page(s): 138-139 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Vacelet, J. (1959). Répartition générale des éponges et systématique des éponges cornées de la région de Marseille et de quelques stations méditerranéennes. Recueil des Travaux de la Station marine d’Endoume. 16 (26): 39-101, pls 1-3.
page(s): 77 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Ben Mustapha, K; Zarrouk, S.; Souissi, A.; El Abed, A. (2003). Diversité des Démosponges Tunisiennes. Bulletin Institut national des Sciences et Technologies de la mer de Salammbô. 30, 55-78.
page(s): 73 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) 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): 196 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

misapplication  (ofSpongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) 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): 239; pl XII-XIII [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Neotype [from synonym] BMNH 25.11.1.1, locality Palawan/North Borneo (Zamboangan, Mindanao, Philippines) [view taxon]
Unknown type [from synonym] , locality Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The genuine Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766 is from the Indian Ocean, not the Mediterranean. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Italian spugna elefante [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) ΛαγόφυτοΑυτί του ελέφαντα  [details]