WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolymastia littoralis Stephens, 1915

170644 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170644)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Stephens, J. 1915b. Atlantic Sponges collected by the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 50(2): 423-467, pls XXXVIII-XL.
page(s): 436-437 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Namaqua  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Namaqua [details]
van Soest, R. (2006). Polymastia littoralis. 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=170644 on 2017-11-21

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original description Stephens, J. 1915b. Atlantic Sponges collected by the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 50(2): 423-467, pls XXXVIII-XL.
page(s): 436-437 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Boury-Esnault, N. 1987. The Polymastia species (Demosponges, Hadromerida) of the Atlantic Area. Pp. 29-66. In: Vacelet, J. & Boury-Esnault, N. (Eds), Taxonomy of Porifera from the N.E. Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea. NATO ASI Series G 13. (Springer-Verlag: Berlin, Heidelberg): 1-332. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 54-55 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Burton, M. (1956). The sponges of West Africa. Atlantide Report (Scientific Results of the Danish Expedition to the Coasts of Tropical West Africa, 1945-1946, Copenhagen). 4: 111-147.
page(s): 142 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Samaai, T.; Gibbons, M.J. (2005). Demospongiae taxonomy and biodiversity of the Benguela region on the west coast of South Africa. African Natural History. 1: 1-96. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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