WoRMS taxon details

Niphates rowi Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004

166787  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166787)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ilan, M.; Gugel, J.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2004). Taxonomy, reproduction and ecology of new and known Red Sea sponges. Sarsia. 89: 388-410.
page(s): 401 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Elat, Israel  
Type locality Elat, Israel [details]
Distribution Found in very shallow locations .It appeared in high numbers at the highest subtidal locations and was never observed...  
Distribution Found in very shallow locations .It appeared in high numbers at the highest subtidal locations and was never observed below the depth of 4 m. The highest numbers of the species were found at the depth between 1 and 2 m. It was found mostly on vertical walls rather than horizontal, overhanging or ascending substrates. It usually grew on barren rocks, occasionallly near living corals. [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. (2018). World Porifera database. Niphates rowi Ilan, Gugel & van Soest, 2004. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=166787 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2007-11-22 14:23:56Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


original description Ilan, M.; Gugel, J.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2004). Taxonomy, reproduction and ecology of new and known Red Sea sponges. Sarsia. 89: 388-410.
page(s): 401 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Distribution Found in very shallow locations .It appeared in high numbers at the highest subtidal locations and was never observed below the depth of 4 m. The highest numbers of the species were found at the depth between 1 and 2 m. It was found mostly on vertical walls rather than horizontal, overhanging or ascending substrates. It usually grew on barren rocks, occasionallly near living corals. [details]

Holotype Encrusting specimen collected on 8th january 1999 ZMTAU SP25155
 [details]

Type specimen Paratypes
ZMTAU SP25174 collected on 8th january 1999
ZMTAU SP25175 collected on 7th january 1999
ZMTAU SP25176 collected on 7thjanuary 1999
ZMTAU SP25177 collected on 7thjanuary 1999
ZMA POR17083 coolected on 7th january 1999
 [details]

From other sources
Type locality Elat, Israel [details]