WoRMS taxon details

Spongia (Spongia) obscura Hyatt, 1877

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

accepted
Species
Spongia obscura Hyatt, 1877· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Spongia plana Hyatt, 1877 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofSpongia 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 
Type locality contained in Bahamian  
type locality contained in Bahamian [from synonym] [view taxon] [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) obscura Hyatt, 1877. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165218 on 2018-02-23
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (ofSpongia (Spongia) plana 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 plana 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 equina cerebriformis var. plana 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): 520-521 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongia 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 

source of synonymy  (ofSpongia equina cerebriformis var. plana Hyatt, 1877) Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. Experientia Supplementum. 28: 1-287, pls 1-43.
page(s): 56 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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  (ofSpongia 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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