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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Clathria) prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)

167563  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167563)

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Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ostracina Rafinesque, 1818 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia urceolata Desor, 1851 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/131537#page/11/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia prolifera Ellis & Solander, 1786) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/131537#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 189-190 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Originally described from New Jersey, NW...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Originally described from New Jersey, NW Atlantic, and subsequently reported from the whole Eastern Seaboard of the USA and south to Florida, Mexico and Brazil. The tropical records of this species need to be re-examined and are expected to belong to a different species. [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Vosmaer (1935) lumped large numbers of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Vosmaer (1935) lumped large numbers of unrelated species under the name Microciona prolifera. This is untenable and best ignored. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy For a comprehensive synonymy and further...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy For a comprehensive synonymy and further references concerning this species see Hooper, 1996a: 175-176. [details]
van Soest, R. (2009). Clathria (Clathria) prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786). 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=167563 on 2017-12-16

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria delicata Lambe, 1896) Lambe, L.M. 1896. Sponges from the Atlantic coast of Canada. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, section 2 (2) 2: 181-211, pls. I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/131537#page/11/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria (Clathria) delicata Lambe, 1896) Lambe, L.M. 1896. Sponges from the Atlantic coast of Canada. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, section 2 (2) 2: 181-211, pls. I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia prolifera Ellis & Solander, 1786) Ellis, J.; Solander, D. (1786). The Natural History of many curious and uncommon Zoophytes, collected from various parts of the Globe. Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander. 4.(Benjamin White & Son: London): 1-206, pls 1-63., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/131537#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 189-190 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia ostracina Rafinesque, 1818) Rafinesque, C.S. 1818c. Descriptions of species of sponges observed on the shores of Long Island. American Journal of Science and Arts 1: 149-151. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia urceolata Desor, 1851) Desor, E. 1851. [Zoölogical investigations among the shoals of Nantucket]. Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 3 : 65-68. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hooper, J.N.A. 1996a. Revision of Microcionidae (Porifera: Poecilosclerida: Demospongiae), with description of Australian species. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 40: 1-626. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (1984). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part III. Poecilosclerida. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 112. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 66 (199): 1-167.
page(s): 91-93 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) George, W.C.; Wilson, H.V. (1919). Sponges of Beaufort (N.C.) Harbor and Vicinity. Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Washington. 36: 129-179, pls. LVI-LXVI.
page(s): 157-158 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Little, F.J. Jr. (1963). The sponge fauna of the St. George’s Sound, Apalache Bay, and Panama City Regions of the Florida Gulf Coast. Tulane Studies in Zoology 11(2): 31-71.
page(s): 49 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrociona prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria prolifera (Ellis & Solander, 1786)) Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria delicata Lambe, 1896) Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria delicata Lambe, 1896) Hentschel, E. (1929). Die Kiesel- und Hornschwämme des Nördlichen Eismeers. Pp. 857-1042, pls XII-XIV. In: Römer, F., Schaudinn, F., Brauer, A. & Arndt, W. (Eds), Fauna Arctica. Eine Zusammenstellung der arktischen Tierformen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Spitzbergen-Gebietes auf Grund der Ergebnisse der Deutschen Expedition in das Nördliche Eismeer im Jahre 1898. 5 (4) (G.Fischer, Jena). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Vosmaer (1935) lumped large numbers of unrelated species under the name Microciona prolifera. This is untenable and best ignored. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy For a comprehensive synonymy and further references concerning this species see Hooper, 1996a: 175-176. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Originally described from New Jersey, NW Atlantic, and subsequently reported from the whole Eastern Seaboard of the USA and south to Florida, Mexico and Brazil. The tropical records of this species need to be re-examined and are expected to belong to a different species. [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres jeanyeatmanae Yeatman, 1970 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius gracilis C. B. Wilson, 1932 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorred beard sponge [from synonym]  [details]