WoRMS name details

Sigmaxinella megastyla Burton, 1959

168331  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168331)

 unaccepted (genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. <em>In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London.</em> Pp. 151-281.
page(s): 265-266 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  BMNH 1936.3.4.536, geounit Gulf of Aden  
Holotype BMNH 1936.3.4.536, geounit Gulf of Aden [details]
Taxonomy The figure illustrating the spiculation of this species (text-fig.39 on p. 265) has the legend Sigmaxinella massalis n.sp....  
Taxonomy The figure illustrating the spiculation of this species (text-fig.39 on p. 265) has the legend Sigmaxinella massalis n.sp. This name is considered a mistake and will not be further treated in the World Porifera Database. [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.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2020). World Porifera Database. Sigmaxinella megastyla Burton, 1959. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=168331 on 2020-02-19
Date
action
by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2007-06-22 12:30:52Z
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original description Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. <em>In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London.</em> Pp. 151-281.
page(s): 265-266 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype BMNH 1936.3.4.536, geounit Gulf of Aden [details]
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy The figure illustrating the spiculation of this species (text-fig.39 on p. 265) has the legend Sigmaxinella massalis n.sp. This name is considered a mistake and will not be further treated in the World Porifera Database. [details]