WoRMS taxon details

Acanthotetilla Burton, 1959

171277  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171277)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London. Pp. 151-281. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Taxonomy Remarkably, Burton (1959a) defined this genus as lacking sigmaspires, but the type species (and indeed all other species of...  
Taxonomy Remarkably, Burton (1959a) defined this genus as lacking sigmaspires, but the type species (and indeed all other species of the genus) have abundant sigmaspires. [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. (2018). World Porifera database. Acanthotetilla Burton, 1959. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=171277 on 2018-04-27
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original description Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London. Pp. 151-281. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofAcanthocinachyra Lévi, 1964) Lévi, C. (1964). Spongiaires du canal de Mozambique. Bulletin du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle. (2) 36(3): 384-395.
page(s): 386 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Rützler, K. (1987). Tetillidae (Spirophorida, Porifera): a taxonomic reevaluation. In: Vacelet J, Boury-Esnault N (eds) Taxonomy of Porifera from the N.E. Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea. NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series G, Ecological Sciences volume 13. Springer, Heidelberg, pp 187-203. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 195 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M.; Rützler, K. 2002. Family Tetillidae Sollas, 1888. Pp. 85-98. In: Hooper JNA, Van Soest RWM (eds) Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. Kluwer, Plenum, New York, pp. i-xlviii, 1-1704. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (1977). A revision of the megacanthoxea-bearing tetillids (Porifera, Spirophorida), with a description of a new species. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen No.89. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 53: 1-14. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofAcanthocinachyra Lévi, 1964) Van Soest, R.W.M.; Rützler, K. 2002. Family Tetillidae Sollas, 1888. Pp. 85-98. In: Hooper JNA, Van Soest RWM (eds) Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. Kluwer, Plenum, New York, pp. i-xlviii, 1-1704. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Remarkably, Burton (1959a) defined this genus as lacking sigmaspires, but the type species (and indeed all other species of the genus) have abundant sigmaspires. [details]
 



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