WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDidiscus placospongioides Dendy, 1922

165976  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165976)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Dendy, A. (1922). Report on the Sigmatotetraxonida collected by H.M.S.‘Sealark’ in the Indian Ocean. In: Reports of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, Vol. 7. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 18 (1): 1-164, pls 1-18. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cargados Carajos/Tromelin Island  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Cargados Carajos/Tromelin Island [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Didiscus placospongioides. 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=165976 on 2018-01-19

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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2007-08-21 14:09:35Z
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original description Dendy, A. (1922). Report on the Sigmatotetraxonida collected by H.M.S.‘Sealark’ in the Indian Ocean. In: Reports of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, Vol. 7. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 18 (1): 1-164, pls 1-18. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hiemstra, F.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1991. Didiscus verdensis spec. nov.(Porifera: Halichondrida) from the Cape Verde Islands, with a revision and phylogenetic classification of the genus Didiscus. Zoölogische Mededelingen. Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie te Leiden 65(1-14):39-52 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Vacelet, J.; Vasseur, P. (1971). Éponges des récifs coralliens de Tuléar (Madagascar). Téthys. Supplément 1: 51-126.
page(s): 107 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Santos, G. G.; Pinheiro, U. (2016). A new western Atlantic species of Didiscus Dendy, 1922 (Porifera: Demospongiae: Halichondrida) with a key to the species of the genus. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 96 (03), 687-692., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315415000351
page(s): 5 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Vacelet, J.; Vasseur, P.; Lévi, C. (1976). Spongiaires de la pente externe des récifs coralliens de Tuléar (Sud-Ouest de Madagascar). Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (A, Zoologie). 49:1-116, pls I-X.
page(s): 53 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Burton, M. 1936b. The fishery ground near Alexandria. IX. Sponges. Notes and Memoirs of the Fisheries Research Directorate, Cairo 17: 1-28.
page(s): 23 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1921.11.7.112 [details]