WoRMS taxon details

Higginsia robusta Burton, 1959

166007  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166007)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. <em>In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London.</em> Pp. 151-281.
page(s): 255-256 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1936.3.4.342, geounit Western Arabian Sea  
Holotype BMNH 1936.3.4.342, geounit Western Arabian Sea [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. (2019). World Porifera database. Higginsia robusta Burton, 1959. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166007 on 2019-01-19
Date
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2007-08-22 15:02:27Z
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original description Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. <em>In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London.</em> Pp. 151-281.
page(s): 255-256 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Thomas, P.A. (1979). Studies on sponges of the Mozambique channel. I. Sponges of the Inhaca Island. II. Sponges of Mambone and Paradise Islands. <em>Annales du Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Sciences zoologiques.</em> 227: 1-73, pls I-III.
page(s): 29-30 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1936.3.4.342, geounit Western Arabian Sea [details]
Paratype BMNH 1936.3.4.346, geounit Gulf of Aden [details]
From editor or global species database
Type specimen Burton did not indicate the status of the two specimens in addition to the holotype, but it is assumed these are paratypes. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Specimen M.R.A.C. no 507 P [details]