WoRMS taxon details

Amorphinopsis excavans Carter, 1887

178562  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178562)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Carter, H.J. (1887). Report on the Marine Sponges, chiefly from King Island, in the Mergui Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson, F.R.S., Superintendent of the Museum. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society, Zoology.</em> 21(127-128): 61-84, pls 5-7. [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. (2019). World Porifera database. Amorphinopsis excavans Carter, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178562 on 2019-01-18
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Aracina, Claudia
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original description Carter, H.J. (1887). Report on the Marine Sponges, chiefly from King Island, in the Mergui Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson, F.R.S., Superintendent of the Museum. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society, Zoology.</em> 21(127-128): 61-84, pls 5-7. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAmorphinopsis excavans var. excavans Carter, 1887) Carter, H.J. (1887). Report on the Marine Sponges, chiefly from King Island, in the Mergui Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson, F.R.S., Superintendent of the Museum. <em>Journal of the Linnean Society, Zoology.</em> 21(127-128): 61-84, pls 5-7. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAmorphinopsis excavans var. robinsoni Annandale, 1918) Annandale, N. 1918. Zoological Results of a Tour in the Far East. Memoirs of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 6: 199-216, pl. IX. [details]   

original description  (ofAmorphinopsis excavans var. digitifera Annandale, 1915) Annandale, N. (1915). Some Sponges parasitic on Clionidae with further notes on that family. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 11 (6): 457-478, pl. XXXIV.
page(s): 469-470 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAmorphinopsis excavans var. mollis Annandale, 1924) Annandale, N. (1924). Sponges from brackish water on Verlaten Island near Krakatau. <em>Treubia Archipeldrukkery - Buitenzorg.</em> 5 (4): 402-407. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

taxonomy source Alvarez, B.; Hooper, J.N.A. (2011). Taxonomic revision of the order Halichondrida (Porifera: Demospongiae) from northern Australia. Family Halichondriidae. <em>The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.</em> 27: 55-84.
page(s): 57 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Thomas, P.A. (1973). Marine Demospongiae of Mahe Island in the Seychelles Bank (Indian Ocean). <em>Annales du Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale. Sciences zoologiques.</em> (203): 1-96, pls 1-8. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 58-59 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Erpenbeck, D.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Halichondriidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 787-816. 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 Annandale, N. (1915). Some Sponges parasitic on Clionidae with further notes on that family. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 11 (6): 457-478, pl. XXXIV.
page(s): 467-469 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Thomas, P.A. (1985). Demospongiae of the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay. <em>In: Recent Advances in Marine Biology. New Delhi, James, P.S.B.R. (ed.). Today Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers.</em> 205-365.
page(s): 316-317 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lim, S.C.; De Voogd, N.J.; Tan, K.S. 2008. A guide to sponges of Singapore. Science Centre Singapore, Pp. 1-173. [details]   

additional source Thomas, P.A.; Pillai, C.S.G.; Rajagopalan, M.S. (1996). Demospongiae of the Gulf of Kutch. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India.</em> 8 (1-2): 124-132.
page(s): 132 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Holotype IM 6597/7 ZEV, BMNH 1981.10.14.3 [details]