WoRMS taxon details

Myxilla (Ectyomyxilla) methanophila (Maldonado & Young, 1998)

169436  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169436)

accepted
Species
Myxilla methanophila (Maldonado & Young, 1998)· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofEctyomyxilla methanophila Maldonado & Young, 1998) Maldonado, M.; Young, C.M. (1998). A new species of Poecilosclerid sponge (Porifera) from bathyal methane seeps in the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 78: 795-806.
page(s): 798-801 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 39721, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico...  
Holotype USNM 39721, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico (Gulf of Mexico, Lousiana slope, Bush Hill, Green Canyon) [details]
Holotype [from synonym] USNM 39721, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico (Bush Hill, Green Canyon, Lease Block on the Louisiane slope) [view taxon]
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 (Ectyomyxilla) methanophila (Maldonado & Young, 1998). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169436 on 2018-02-23
Date
action
by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2005-09-09 16:45:37Z
changed
2009-12-31 13:27:17Z
changed

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original description  (ofEctyomyxilla methanophila Maldonado & Young, 1998) Maldonado, M.; Young, C.M. (1998). A new species of Poecilosclerid sponge (Porifera) from bathyal methane seeps in the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 78: 795-806.
page(s): 798-801 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofMyxilla methanophila (Maldonado & Young, 1998)) Rützler, K.; van Soest, R. W. M.; Piantoni, C. (2009). Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico. in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A & M Press, College Station, Texas. 285–313. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Holotype USNM 39721, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico (Gulf of Mexico, Lousiana slope, Bush Hill, Green Canyon) [details]
Paratype USNM 39740, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico (Gulf of Mexico, Lousiana slope, Bush Hill, Green Canyon) [details]
Holotype [from synonym] USNM 39721, locality Northern Gulf of Mexico (Bush Hill, Green Canyon, Lease Block on the Louisiane slope) [view taxon]