WoRMS taxon details

Psammochela fibrosa (Ridley, 1884)

169504  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169504)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofPhoriospongia fibrosa Ridley, 1884) Ridley, S.O. (1884). Spongiida. <em>Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Alert', 1881-2. (British Museum (Natural History): London).</em> 366-482, pls 39-43; 582-630, pls 53-54.
page(s): 439 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Lectotype  BMNH 1882.2.23.269, geounit Torres Strait...  
Lectotype BMNH 1882.2.23.269, geounit Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
Taxonomy This is a suspect Psammochela as the chelae are tridentate. Burton (1934) considered this species to be a senior synonym of...  
Taxonomy This is a suspect Psammochela as the chelae are tridentate. Burton (1934) considered this species to be a senior synonym of Psammochela elegans, but this seems unlikely. [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. (2019). World Porifera database. Psammochela fibrosa (Ridley, 1884). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=169504 on 2019-01-17
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (ofPhoriospongia fibrosa Ridley, 1884) Ridley, S.O. (1884). Spongiida. <em>Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Alert', 1881-2. (British Museum (Natural History): London).</em> 366-482, pls 39-43; 582-630, pls 53-54.
page(s): 439 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Myxillidae Dendy, 1922. Pp. 602-620. <i>In</i>: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).
page(s): 524 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Thomas, P.A. (1985). Demospongiae of the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay. <em>In: Recent Advances in Marine Biology. New Delhi, James, P.S.B.R. (ed.). Today Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers.</em> 205-365.
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 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Lectotype BMNH 1882.2.23.269, geounit Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
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Taxonomy This is a suspect Psammochela as the chelae are tridentate. Burton (1934) considered this species to be a senior synonym of Psammochela elegans, but this seems unlikely. [details]