WoRMS name details

Clathria frondifera (Bowerbank, 1875)

194701  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194701)

 unaccepted (junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Description Multiple stubby fan-like branches, 3-4 cm wide, 5-10 cm long, loosely attached to substrate. Surface tuberculate, punctured...  
Description Multiple stubby fan-like branches, 3-4 cm wide, 5-10 cm long, loosely attached to substrate. Surface tuberculate, punctured with deep holes and irregular furrows. Body tough, flexible, gritty; colour rich dark brown orange. Habitat: shallow fringing reefs, lagoons. Distribution: SE Asia. Similar to Axinella carteri (Richmond, 1997). [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. Clathria frondifera (Bowerbank, 1875). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=194701 on 2018-04-20
Date
action
by
2005-12-17 18:39:48Z
created
2006-07-22 15:13:37Z
changed
2009-05-08 15:23:29Z
changed

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basis of record 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]   

additional source Lévi, C. (1961). Résultats scientifiques des Campagnes de la ‘Calypso’. Campagne 1954 dans l’Océan Indien (suite). 2. Les spongiaires de l’Ile Aldabra. Annales de l’Institut océanographique. 1-32, pls 1-2.
page(s): 21-22 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1887). Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. ‘Challenger’ during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Challenger’, 1873-1876. Zoology. 20 (59): i-lxviii, 1-275, pls I-LI, 1 map.
page(s): 149 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Topsent, E. (1892). Éponges de la Mer Rouge. Mémoires de la Société Zoologique de France. 5: 21-29, pl. I.
page(s): 23 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Thomas, P.A. (1979). Studies on sponges of the Mozambique channel. I. Sponges of the Inhaca Island. II. Sponges of Mambone and Paradise Islands. Annales du Musée royal de l’Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Sciences zoologiques. 227: 1-73, pls I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Thomas, P.A. (1981). A second collection of marine Demospongiae from Mahe Island in the Seychelles Bank (Indian Ocean). Annales du Musée royal de l’Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Sciences zoologiques. 233: 1-33. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Specimen Reg. No.1544, 1569,and 1573 [details]

Specimen M.R.A.C. no 1441 [details]

From other sources
Description Multiple stubby fan-like branches, 3-4 cm wide, 5-10 cm long, loosely attached to substrate. Surface tuberculate, punctured with deep holes and irregular furrows. Body tough, flexible, gritty; colour rich dark brown orange. Habitat: shallow fringing reefs, lagoons. Distribution: SE Asia. Similar to Axinella carteri (Richmond, 1997). [details]