WoRMS taxon details

Haliclona (Reniera) debilis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993

196364  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196364)

accepted
Species
Haliclona debilis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1993). A collection of marine sponges from East Africa. Annales Museo Civico Storia Naturale "Giacomo Doria". 89: 247-350. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Short tubes arising from a thick irregular branching base, 0.5 cm wide, 1 cm high, whole sponge 10 cm diameter. Often...  
Description Short tubes arising from a thick irregular branching base, 0.5 cm wide, 1 cm high, whole sponge 10 cm diameter. Often nestled loosely amongst Halimeda plants. Oscules apical with a rim of tiny, soft spikes. Body squishy and limp out of water. Colour bright pinkish-purple. Habitat: upper eulittoral muddy sand flats adjacent to mangroves. Distribution: SE Asia (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. Haliclona (Reniera) debilis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196364 on 2018-05-25
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original description Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1993). A collection of marine sponges from East Africa. Annales Museo Civico Storia Naturale "Giacomo Doria". 89: 247-350. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofHaliclona debilis Pulitzer-Finali, 1993) Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1993). A collection of marine sponges from East Africa. Annales Museo Civico Storia Naturale "Giacomo Doria". 89: 247-350. [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 
 

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Description Short tubes arising from a thick irregular branching base, 0.5 cm wide, 1 cm high, whole sponge 10 cm diameter. Often nestled loosely amongst Halimeda plants. Oscules apical with a rim of tiny, soft spikes. Body squishy and limp out of water. Colour bright pinkish-purple. Habitat: upper eulittoral muddy sand flats adjacent to mangroves. Distribution: SE Asia (Richmond, 1997). [details]