WoRMS taxon details

Myxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides Lévi, 1960

169422  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169422)

accepted
Species
Myxilla myxilloides Lévi, 1960· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Distribution The exact locality is unknown, but since the paper of Lévi treats sponges from NW Africa it is likely that it occurred in...  
Distribution The exact locality is unknown, but since the paper of Lévi treats sponges from NW Africa it is likely that it occurred in Senegal or Mauritania. Van Soest (1993: table 5) lists the species for the Cape Verde Islands based on specimens in the Naturalis (ZMA) collection. [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. Myxilla (Burtonanchora) myxilloides Lévi, 1960. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169422 on 2018-05-25
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2010-05-31 13:43:21Z
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original description  (ofBurtonanchora myxilloides Lévi, 1960) Lévi, C. (1960). Spongiaires des côtes occidentales africaines. Bulletin de l’Institut français d’Afrique noire (A. Sciences naturelles). 22 (3): 743-769.
page(s): 758, fig. 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofMyxilla myxilloides Lévi, 1960) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1993). Affinities of the Marine Demospongiae Fauna of the Cape Verde Islands and Tropical West Africa. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg. 159: 205-219.
page(s): 213 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution The exact locality is unknown, but since the paper of Lévi treats sponges from NW Africa it is likely that it occurred in Senegal or Mauritania. Van Soest (1993: table 5) lists the species for the Cape Verde Islands based on specimens in the Naturalis (ZMA) collection. [details]
 

Burtonanchora myxilloides spicules
 Burtonanchora myxil...
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