WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella Gray, 1868 
AphiaID: 171248

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor'Lithistida' (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella swinhoei Gray, 1868 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae Lendenfeld, 1903
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhachella Sollas, 1888 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1868b. Note on Theonella, a New Genus of Coralloid Sponges from Formosa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1868 (3): 565-566. [details] [full text]

[show all]
Direct child
taxa (20)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella annulata Lendenfeld, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella atlantica van Soest & Stentoft, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella complicata (Carter, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella conica (Kieschnick, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella cupola Burton, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella cylindrica Wilson, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella deliqua Hall, Ekins & Hooper, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella ferruginea Haeckel in Zittel, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella incerta Thiele, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella invaginata Wilson, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella lacerata Lendenfeld, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella levior Lendenfeld, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella maricae Hall, Ekins & Hooper, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella mirabilis (de Laubenfels, 1954)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella pulchrifolia Dendy, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella swinhoei Gray, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella xantha (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella calyx (Döderlein, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia calyx Döderlein, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella discifera Lendenfeld, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscodermia discifera (Lendenfeld, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella pratti (Bowerbank, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonella swinhoei Gray, 1868
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Caribbean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171248
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2006-12-09 19:55:42Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Theonella Gray, 1868. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez de Glasby, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schoenberg, C.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=171248 on 2014-08-21
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License