WoRMS name details

Phakellia cavernosa (Dendy, 1922)

220456  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220456)

 unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Dendy, A. (1922). Report on the Sigmatotetraxonida collected by H.M.S.‘Sealark’ in the Indian Ocean. In: Reports of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, Vol. 7. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 18 (1): 1-164, pls 1-18. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Description Small rounded bush up to 10 cm high, 8 cm wide. Oblong in outline, or with several lobes, attached to substrate by a short...  
Description Small rounded bush up to 10 cm high, 8 cm wide. Oblong in outline, or with several lobes, attached to substrate by a short stalk. Interior very cavernous; surface with soft multiple conules of even height. Body compressible; colour bright orange. Habitat: fringing reef slopes. 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. Phakellia cavernosa (Dendy, 1922). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220456 on 2018-02-25
Date
action
by
1998-09-24 13:56:42Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2007-08-12 13:32:37Z
changed
2007-08-17 17:34:12Z
changed

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original description Dendy, A. (1922). Report on the Sigmatotetraxonida collected by H.M.S.‘Sealark’ in the Indian Ocean. In: Reports of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, Vol. 7. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 18 (1): 1-164, pls 1-18. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy 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
Description Small rounded bush up to 10 cm high, 8 cm wide. Oblong in outline, or with several lobes, attached to substrate by a short stalk. Interior very cavernous; surface with soft multiple conules of even height. Body compressible; colour bright orange. Habitat: fringing reef slopes. Distribution: SE Asia (Richmond, 1997). [details]