WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya australis Bergquist & Kelly-Borges, 1991

194349  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194349)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (preoccupied)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bergquist, P. R.; Kelly-Borges, M. (1991). An evaluation of the genus Tethya (Porifera: Demospongiae: Hadromerida) with descriptions of new species from the Southwest Pacific. The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences. 8(1): 37-72.
page(s): 48-49 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northeastern New Zealand  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Northeastern New Zealand [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Preoccupied by Donatia lyncurium australis...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Preoccupied by Donatia lyncurium australis Kirk, 1911. However, this is very probably a junior synonym of T. deformis, so T. australis may be revived. [details]
Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2017). Tethya australis. 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=194349 on 2017-12-14

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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
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2006-09-22 11:00:10Z
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2017-08-03 15:14:48Z
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original description Bergquist, P. R.; Kelly-Borges, M. (1991). An evaluation of the genus Tethya (Porifera: Demospongiae: Hadromerida) with descriptions of new species from the Southwest Pacific. The Beagle, Records of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences. 8(1): 37-72.
page(s): 48-49 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hooper, J.N.A. & F. Wiedenmayer. (1994). Porifera. In: Wells, A. (ed.) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 12. Melbourne, CSIRO., available online at http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/afd/taxa/PORIFERA/checklist#selected [details]   

additional source Kelly, M.; Edwards, A.R.; Wilkinson, M.R.; Alvarez, B.; Cook, S. de C.; Bergquist, P.R.; Buckeridge, St J.; Campbell, H.J.; Reiswig, H.M.; Valentine, C.; Vacelet, J. (2009). Phylum Porifera: sponges. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 23-46. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Preoccupied by Donatia lyncurium australis Kirk, 1911. However, this is very probably a junior synonym of T. deformis, so T. australis may be revived. [details]