WoRMS name details

Ectyon Gray, 1867

178340  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178340)

 unaccepted (junior synonym)
Genus
Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867 accepted as Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (type by original designation)

Species Ectyon carpenteri Gray, 1867 accepted as Agelas carpenteri (Gray, 1867) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon clavaeformis Carter, 1883 accepted as Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Species Ectyon cylindricum Carter, 1883 accepted as Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Species Ectyon fascicularis Gray, 1867 accepted as Agelas fascicularis (Gray, 1867) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon flabelliformis Carter, 1883 accepted as Agelas flabelliformis (Carter, 1883) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon mauritiana Carter, 1883 accepted as Agelas mauritiana (Carter, 1883) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon oroides (Schmidt, 1864) accepted as Agelas oroides (Schmidt, 1864) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Agelas sceptrum (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer)
Species Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867 accepted as Agelas dispar Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Erected for type species Ectyon sparsus Gray,...  
Type species Erected for type species Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867, which is a Agelas. [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. Ectyon Gray, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178340 on 2018-05-20
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2005-08-02 12:28:16Z
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Aracina, Claudia
2006-01-03 18:48:18Z
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2006-01-17 18:41:33Z
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2007-09-19 16:57:43Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Agelasidae Verrill, 1907. Pp. 819-823. 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] 
From editor or global species database
Type species Erected for type species Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867, which is a Agelas. [details]
 



Ectyon sparsus Gray, 1867
 Ectyon sparsus Gray...
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