WoRMS name details

Haliclona coerulescens (Topsent, 1918)

166338  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166338)

alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofReniera coerulescens Topsent, 1918) Topsent, E. (1918). Eponges de San Thomé. Essai sur les genres <i>Spirastrella</i>, <i>Donatia</i> et <i>Chondrilla</i>. <em>Archives de Zoologie expérimentale et générale, Paris.</em> 57(6): 535-618. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution This species is a West African endemic. De Laubenfels (1936a and b) reported it from the Caribbean, but this was later...  
Distribution This species is a West African endemic. De Laubenfels (1936a and b) reported it from the Caribbean, but this was later redescribed as Sigmadocia coerulea Hechtel, 1965 (now Haliclona (Gellius) coerulea). [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. Haliclona coerulescens (Topsent, 1918). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166338 on 2019-01-20
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original description  (ofReniera coerulescens Topsent, 1918) Topsent, E. (1918). Eponges de San Thomé. Essai sur les genres <i>Spirastrella</i>, <i>Donatia</i> et <i>Chondrilla</i>. <em>Archives de Zoologie expérimentale et générale, Paris.</em> 57(6): 535-618. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record De Weerdt, W.H. 2000. A monograph of the shallow-water Chalinidae (Porifera, Haplosclerida) of the Caribbean. <i>Beaufortia 50(1)</i>: 1-67 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Burton, M. (1956). The sponges of West Africa. <em>Atlantide Report (Scientific Results of the Danish Expedition to the Coasts of Tropical West Africa, 1945-1946, Copenhagen).</em> 4: 111-147.
page(s): 142 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

misapplication Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1936). A comparison of the shallow-water sponges near the Pacific end of the Panama Canal with those at the Caribbean end. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 83 (2993): 441-466.
page(s): 444-445 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Nontype USNM 22240, geounit Southwestern Caribbean [details]
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Distribution This species is a West African endemic. De Laubenfels (1936a and b) reported it from the Caribbean, but this was later redescribed as Sigmadocia coerulea Hechtel, 1965 (now Haliclona (Gellius) coerulea). [details]
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