WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864

Niphates erecta, 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 
166776

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166776

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibularia ramosa Carter, 1882 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes areolata (Wilson, 1902) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes ramosa (Carter, 1882) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona areolata (Wilson, 1902) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona variabilis sensu de Laubenfels, 1950 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 93; pl 21 fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDistribution Eastern Caribbean  
Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality contained in Eastern Caribbean [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Niphates erecta Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864. 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=166776 on 2017-11-17

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original description Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 93; pl 21 fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona variabilis sensu de Laubenfels, 1950) Laubenfels, M. W. De. (1950a). The Porifera of the Bermuda Archipelago. Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. 27 (1): 1-154.
page(s): 42-45 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphates thomasiana Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 94; pl XXII fig 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachychalina areolata Wilson, 1902) Wilson, H.V. 1902 [1900]. The sponges collected in Porto Rico in 1899 by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Fish Hawk. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission 2: 375-411.
page(s): 392;  [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphates venosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Duchassaing de Fonbressin, P.; Michelotti, G. (1864). Spongiaires de la mer Caraibe. Natuurkundige verhandelingen van de Hollandsche maatschappij der wetenschappen te Haarlem. 21(2): 1-124, pls I-XXV.
page(s): 94; pl XXI fig 2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibularia ramosa Carter, 1882) Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII.
page(s): 283 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Desqueyroux-Faúndez, R.; Valentine, C. 2002. Family Niphatidae Van Soest, 1980. Pp. 874-890. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rützler, K. (1986). Phylum Porifera (Sponges). Pp. 111-126, in: W. Sterrer (ed.) Marine Fauna and Flora of Bermuda. John Wiley & Sons, New York, i-xxx, 1-742.
page(s): 118 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rützler, K.; Díaz, M.C.; van Soest, R.W.M.; Zea, S.; Smith, K.P.; Alvarez, B.; Wulff, J. 2000. Diversity of sponge fauna in mangrove ponds, Pelican Cays, Belize. Atoll Research Bulletin 476: 230-248.
page(s): 237 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (1981). A checklist of the Curaçao sponges (Porifera Demospongiae) including a pictorial key to the more common reef-forms. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum) Universiteit van Amsterdam. 31: 1-39.
page(s): 19 [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] 

additional source Muricy, G.; Lopes, D.A.; Hajdu, E; Carvalho, M.S.; Moraes, F.C.; Klautau, M.; Menegola, C. & Pinheiro, U. (2011). Catalogue of Brazilian Porifera. Museu Nacional, Série Livros. 300 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hajdu, E.; Peixinho, S. & Fernandez, J.C.C. (2011). Esponjas Marinhas da Bahia - Guia de Campo e Laboratório. Série Livros 45. Museu Nacional/UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro. 276 pp. [details]   

additional source Rützler, K.; Piantoni, C.; Van Soest, R. W. M.; Díaz, M. C. (2014). Diversity of sponges (Porifera) from cryptic habitats on the Belize barrier reef near Carrie Bow Cay. Zootaxa. 3805(1): 1-129., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3805.1.1
page(s): 86 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (2017). Sponges of the Guyana Shelf. Zootaxa. 4217: 1-225., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4217.1.1
page(s): 33 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pérez, T. ; Díaz M.-C.; Ruiz, C.; Cóndor-Luján, B.; Klautau, M.; Hajdu, E.; Lobo-Hajdu, G.; Zea, S.; Pomponi, S.A.; Thacker, R.W.; Carteron, S.; Tollu, G.; Pouget-Cuvelier, A.; Thélamon, P.; Marechal, J.-P.; Thomas, O.P.; Ereskovsky, A.E. ; Jean Vacelet, J.; Boury-Esnault, N. (2017). How a collaborative integrated taxonomic effort has trained new spongiologists and improved knowledge of Martinique Island (French Antilles, eastern Caribbean Sea) marine biodiversity. PLoS ONE. 12(3): e0173859., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0173859
page(s): 10 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lehnert, H.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1998. Shallow water sponges of Jamaica. Beaufortia 48(5): 71-103.
page(s): 92 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1986). A collection of West Indian Demospongiae (Porifera). In appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the West Indies. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 86: 65-216.
page(s): 161-162 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (1980). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part II. Haplosclerida. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 104. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 62 (191): 1-173.
page(s): 35-37; fig 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M.; Stone, S.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Rützler, K. 1983b. Catalogue of the Duchassaing & Michelotti (1864) collection of West Indian sponges (Porifera). Bulletin Zoologisch Museum, Universiteit van Amsterdam 9(21): 189-205.
page(s): 200 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. Experientia Supplementum. 28: 1-287, pls 1-43.
page(s): 96-97 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Zea, S. 1987. Esponjas del Caribe Colombiano. (Catálogo Cientifico:Bogotá, Colombia): 1-286.
page(s): 81-85; fig 21 [details]   

additional source Díaz, M.C. (2005). Common sponges from shallow marine habitats from Bocas del Toro region, Panama. Caribbean Journal of Science. 41(3): 465-475. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 469 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphates venosa Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Van Soest, R.W.M.; Stone, S.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Rützler, K. 1983b. Catalogue of the Duchassaing & Michelotti (1864) collection of West Indian sponges (Porifera). Bulletin Zoologisch Museum, Universiteit van Amsterdam 9(21): 189-205.
page(s): 200 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes areolata (Wilson, 1902)) Hechtel, G.J. 1965. A systematic study of the Demospongiae of Port Royal, Jamaica. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 20: 1-103.
page(s): 25-26; pl II fig 3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona areolata (Wilson, 1902)) Wells, H.W.; Wells, M.J.; Gray, I.E. 1960. Marine sponges of North Carolina. Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 76(2): 200-245.
page(s): 207 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes ramosa (Carter, 1882)) Alcolado, P.M. 1976. Lista de nuevos registros de Poriferos para Cuba.Serie Oceanológica. Instituto de Oceanologia. Academia de Ciencias de Cuba. Oceanologia (36): 1-11.
page(s): 4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibularia ramosa Carter, 1882) Sutherland, J.P. (1980). Dynamics of the Epibenthic Community on Roots of the Mangrove Rhizophora mangle, at Bahia de Buche, Venezuela. Marine Biology. 58: 75-84.
page(s): 76 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphates thomasiana Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864) Van Soest, R.W.M.; Stone, S.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Rützler, K. 1983b. Catalogue of the Duchassaing & Michelotti (1864) collection of West Indian sponges (Porifera). Bulletin Zoologisch Museum, Universiteit van Amsterdam 9(21): 189-205.
page(s): 200 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona variabilis sensu de Laubenfels, 1950) Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. Experientia Supplementum. 28: 1-287, pls 1-43. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLectotype ZMA 01633, locality Eastern Caribbean (St. Thomas, Iles Vierges) [details]
 

Niphates erecta, 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 

Niphates erecta, 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