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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa massa (Carter, 1887) 
AphiaID: 165711

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyonellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa Hallmann, 1914
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuletta celebensis Thiele, 1899 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella massa Carter, 1887 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella virgultosa var. massa Carter, 1887 (genus transfer and status change)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymeniacidon aldis de Laubenfels, 1954 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymeniacidon conulosa (Topsent, 1897) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhakellia conulosa var. mauritiana Dendy, 1922 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa conulosa var. mauritiana (Dendy, 1922) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa digitata var. gracilis (Hentschel, 1912) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylotella aurantium Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1988 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylotella conulosa Topsent, 1897 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylotella gracilis Hentschel, 1912 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuberites mollis Kieschnick, 1900 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1887a. Report on the Marine Sponges, chiefly from King Island, in the Mergui Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson, F.R.S., Superintendent of the Museum. Journal of the Linnean Society. Zoology 21(127-128): 61-84, pls 5-7. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormango sponge [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Coral Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreat Barrier Reef [details]
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChristmas Island Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Java Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJava Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndaman Sea Coral Coast [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanda Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCocos-Keeling/Christmas Island [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicronesia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyanmar [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSulawesi Sea/Makassar Strait [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunda Shelf/Java Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
From other sources
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQuirimba Archipelago [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMyanmar Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPapua New Guinean Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Specimens 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165711
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2007-08-20 14:47:02Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Stylissa massa (Carter, 1887). In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez de Glasby, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schoenberg, C.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165711 on 2014-07-28
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