WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthella cubensis (Alcolado, 1984)

Acanthella cubensis,  50-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by C. Savarese and K. Ruetzler. For more information see: http://flowergarden.noaa.gov/document_library/scidocs/spongeposter.pdf 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 

165655  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165655)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBubaris cubensis Alcolado, 1984) Alcolado, P.M. (1984). Nuevas especies de esponjas encontradas en Cuba [New species of sponges from Cuba]. Poeyana 271: 1-22 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 10-11; fig 6B & 8A [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDistribution Greater Antilles  
Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality contained in Greater Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
van Soest, R. (2017). Acanthella cubensis (Alcolado, 1984). 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://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165655 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2007-08-15 17:28:33Z
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2007-08-17 17:34:12Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBubaris cubensis Alcolado, 1984) Alcolado, P.M. (1984). Nuevas especies de esponjas encontradas en Cuba [New species of sponges from Cuba]. Poeyana 271: 1-22 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 10-11; fig 6B & 8A [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Alvarez, B.; Van Soest, R.W.M.; Rützler, K. (1998). A Revision of Axinellidae (Porifera: Demospongiae) in the Central West Atlantic Region. Smithsonian Contribution to Zoology. 598: 1-47.
page(s): 37-39 [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 
 

 

Acanthella cubensis,  50-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by C. Savarese and K. Ruetzler. For more information see: http://flowergarden.noaa.gov/document_library/scidocs/spongeposter.pdf 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 

Acanthella cubensis, 50-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by C. Savarese and K. Ruetzler. For more information see: http://flowergarden.noaa.gov/document_library/scidocs/spongeposter.pdf 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor