WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathria frondifera (Bowerbank, 1875)

194701 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:194701)
Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Multiple stubby fan-like branches, 3-4 cm...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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. (2009). Clathria frondifera (Bowerbank, 1875). 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=194701 on 2017-11-24

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2005-12-17 18:39:48Z
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2006-07-22 15:13:37Z
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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. (1961a). 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 Thomas, P.A. 1981. A second collection of marine Demospongiae from Mahe Island in the Seychelles Bank (Indian Ocean). Annalen. Reeks in 8 - Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika: zoologische wetenschappen, 233. Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika: Tervuren, Belgium. 54 plates pp. [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, Sciences zoologiques 227: 1-73, pls I-III. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen Reg. No.1544, 1569,and 1573 [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen M.R.A.C. no 1441 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]