WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) obscura Hyatt, 1877

165218  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165218)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina cerebriformis var. obscura 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): 521-522; pl XVI fig 29 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bahamian  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Bahamian [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2015). Spongia (Spongia) obscura Hyatt, 1877. 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/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165218 on 2017-12-13

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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2010-05-19 10:23:56Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia equina cerebriformis var. obscura 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): 521-522; pl XVI fig 29 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Lehnert, H.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1998. Shallow water sponges of Jamaica. Beaufortia 48(5): 71-103.
page(s): 94 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) 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): 14 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. Experientia Supplementum. 28: 1-287, pls 1-43.
page(s): 56-58; pl 2 fig 3 & pl 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Zea, S. 1987. Esponjas del Caribe Colombiano. (Catálogo Cientifico:Bogotá, Colombia): 1-286.
page(s): 31-33; fig 7 [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Rützler, K.; Díaz, M.C.; van Soest, R.W.M.; Zea, S.; Smith, K.P.; Alvarez, B.; Wulff, J. (2000). Diversity of sponge fauna in mangrove ponds, Pelican Cays, Belize. Atoll Research Bulletin. 476: 230-248.
page(s): 238 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1981). A checklist of the Curaçao sponges (Porifera Demospongiae) including a pictorial key to the more common reef-forms. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum) Universiteit van Amsterdam. 31: 1-39.
page(s): 22 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) 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] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia obscura Hyatt, 1877) Alcolado, PM. (2007). Comunidades de esponjas de manglares de Cuba in: Ecosistemas de manglar en el archipélago cubano, (eds Carrera, LM; Guzman JM). Academia de Cuba, La Habana. pp 243-253.
page(s): 251 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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