WoRMS taxon details

Spongilla alba Carter, 1849

167226  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167226)

accepted
Species
Crella (Grayella) spinosa (Hechtel, 1983) (Pinheiro et al (2015): Zootaxa 3974 (3): 447–450 have convincingly shown this is actually the freshwater sponge Spongilla alba Carter, 1849)
Crelloxea spinosa Hechtel, 1983 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Carter, H.J. (1849). A descriptive Account of the Freshwater Sponges (genus <i>Spongilla</i>) in the Island of Bombay, with Observations on their Structure and Development. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (2 )4 (20): 81-100, pls III-V. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note India  
Type locality India [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. Spongilla alba Carter, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=167226 on 2018-11-17
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original description Carter, H.J. (1849). A descriptive Account of the Freshwater Sponges (genus <i>Spongilla</i>) in the Island of Bombay, with Observations on their Structure and Development. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (2 )4 (20): 81-100, pls III-V. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofCrelloxea spinosa Hechtel, 1983) Hechtel, G.J. (1983). New species of marine Demospongiae from Brazil. <em>Iheringia (Zoologia).</em> 63: 58-89.
page(s): 70-71; fig 11 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla microsclerifera Annandale, 1909) Annandale, N. (1909). Freshwater sponges collected in the Philippines by the Albatross Expedition. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 37: 131-132. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla nana Annandale, 1915) Annandale, N. (1915). Fauna of the Chilka Lake: Sponges. <em>Memoirs of the Indian Museum.</em> 5 (1): 21-54, Plates III,IV, V. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla travancorica Annandale, 1909) Annandale, N. (1909). Notes on Freshwater Sponges. X. Report on a small collection from Travancore. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 3XII : 101-104. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla alba bengalensis Annandale, 1911) Annandale, N. (1911). Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids and Polyzoa. Porifera. Pp. 27-126, 241-245, pls I-II. <i>In</i>: Shipley, A.E. (Ed.), Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. (Taylor and Francis: London): i-viii, 1-251.  [details]   

original description  (ofSpongilla alba marina Annandale, 1907) Annandale, N. (1907). Notes on freshwater sponges VI-VII. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 1: 387-392. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla alba rhadinea Annandale, 1919) Annandale, N. (1919 (1921)). Sponges, Hydrozoa and Polyzoa of Seistan. In: Report on the aquatic fauna of Seistan with subsidary studies. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 18 (2): 83-97, pl. 12. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofSpongilla lacustris var. bengalensis Annandale, 1906) Annandale, N. (1906). Notes on the freshwater fauna of India. 1. A variety of <i>Spongilla lacustris</i> from brackish water of Bengal. <em>Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.</em> 2: 55-58. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Debrot, A.O.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). First records of the freshwater sponges <i>Corvoheteromeyenia heterosclera</i> and <i>Spongilla alba</i> from Curaçao, with species descriptions and data from transplantation experiments. <em>Caribbean Journal of Science.</em> 37 (1-2): 88-94.
page(s): 91 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Type locality India [details]