WoRMS taxon details

Xenospongia Gray, 1858

171011  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171011)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. 1858c. Description of a new genus of sponge (Xenospongia) from Torres Strait. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1858: 229-230, pl. 12. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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. Xenospongia Gray, 1858. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=171011 on 2018-05-28
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description Gray, J.E. 1858c. Description of a new genus of sponge (Xenospongia) from Torres Strait. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1858: 229-230, pl. 12. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Sarà, M. (2002). Family Tethyidae Gray, 1848. Pp. 245-267. In: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Burton, M. (1924). A revision of the sponge family Donatiidae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1924 (part 4): 1033-1045, pl. 1. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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