WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylotella aurantium Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1988

194119  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194119)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Kelly-Borges, M.; Bergquist, P.R. 1988. Sponges from Motupore Island, Papua New Guinea. Indo-Malayan Zoology 5: 121-159.
page(s): 132 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Papua New Guinea  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Papua New Guinea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Multilobed, erect club-shaped sponge, up to 30 cm high and 20 cm wide, often narrower around the base than at central or...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Multilobed, erect club-shaped sponge, up to 30 cm high and 20 cm wide, often narrower around the base than at central or higher portions of the body. Surface fleshy with low, sharp, soft conules. Internal texture resembles mango flesh. Oscules apical with a delicate membrane. Colour brilliant golden orange. Habitat: shallow fringing reefs and lagoons. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]
van Soest, R. (2007). Stylotella aurantium. 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=194119 on 2018-01-20

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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
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2007-08-29 13:07:36Z
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original description Kelly-Borges, M.; Bergquist, P.R. 1988. Sponges from Motupore Island, Papua New Guinea. Indo-Malayan Zoology 5: 121-159.
page(s): 132 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Barnes D.K.A.; Bell, J.J. (2002). Coastal sponge communities of the West Indian Ocean: taxonomic affinities, richness and diversity. Afr. J. Ecol. 40: 337-349. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Multilobed, erect club-shaped sponge, up to 30 cm high and 20 cm wide, often narrower around the base than at central or higher portions of the body. Surface fleshy with low, sharp, soft conules. Internal texture resembles mango flesh. Oscules apical with a delicate membrane. Colour brilliant golden orange. Habitat: shallow fringing reefs and lagoons. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Papua New Guinea [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormango sponge  [details]