WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethya rubra Samaai & Gibbons, 2005

234248  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234248)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Samaai, T.; Gibbons, M.J. (2005). Demospongiae taxonomy and biodiversity of the Benguela region on the west coast of South Africa. African Natural History. 1: 1-96.
page(s): 31 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype  BMNH 1997.5.12.124, locality Namaqua ( South...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1997.5.12.124, locality Namaqua ( South Paw, Oudekraal ) [details]
Boury-Esnault, N.; van Soest, R. (2017). Tethya rubra Samaai & Gibbons, 2005. 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=234248 on 2017-12-17

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2006-11-07 11:31:08Z
created
2006-11-07 15:22:15Z
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2008-06-23 06:58:07Z
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2017-11-14 08:42:56Z
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original description Samaai, T.; Gibbons, M.J. (2005). Demospongiae taxonomy and biodiversity of the Benguela region on the west coast of South Africa. African Natural History. 1: 1-96.
page(s): 31 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Waterworth, S.; Jiwaji, M.; Kalinski, J.-C.; Parker-Nance, S.; Dorrington, R. (2017). A Place to Call Home: An Analysis of the Bacterial Communities in Two Tethya rubra Samaai and Gibbons 2005 Populations in Algoa Bay, South Africa. Marine Drugs. 15(4): 95., available online at https://doi.org/10.3390/md15040095 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 1997.5.12.124, locality Namaqua ( South Paw, Oudekraal ) [details]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdditional Material South Africa - Holotype: SAM-4900 (fragment BMNH 1997.5.12.124)
(Ts 180), South Paw, Oudekraal (33°56’S, 17°21’E), depth
12 m, collected by P. Coetzee, 23 April 1996.
Other material: Ts 287, Coral Gardens, Oudekraal, Cape
Town (33°59’S, 17°23’E), depth 12 m, collected by T. Samaai,
7 October 1996. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy This is a junior primary homonym of T. rubra Ribeiro & Muricy, 2004. The present species needs to be renamed. [details]