WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia canadensis Ginn, Logan, Thomas & van Soest, 1998

191836  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:191836)

alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ginn, B.K.; Logan, A.; Thomas, M.L.H.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1998. Hymedesmia canadensis (Porifera: Poecilosclerida), a new species among new geographical records from the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada. Journal of the Marine Biological Association U.K. 78: 1093-1100. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Canada (East)  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Canada (East) [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Hymedesmia canadensis Ginn, Logan, Thomas & van Soest, 1998. In: 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.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=191836 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
created
2007-03-25 18:10:05Z
changed
2007-05-12 17:06:46Z
changed

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original description Ginn, B.K.; Logan, A.; Thomas, M.L.H.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1998. Hymedesmia canadensis (Porifera: Poecilosclerida), a new species among new geographical records from the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada. Journal of the Marine Biological Association U.K. 78: 1093-1100. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet suspension feeding. Captures minute particles of food on their collars and ingesting them. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators generally for group, most predators (crabs and other invertebrates), find sponges distasteful either because of a presumably offensive odor or because of their spicules. Predators do include littorinid snails and nudibranchs. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Asexual reproduction by buds and gemmules and sexual reproduction (internally) by eggs and sperm; free-swimming cilated larvae (in general, most species are believed to be hermaphroditic but may not produce male and female gametes simultaneously). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Canada (East) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian horny sponge  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoréponge du Canada  [details]