WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichondria macularis Johnston, 1846

474845  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:474845)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Johnston, G. 1846 (1842-1849). Description of a new British sponge (Halichondria macularis). History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club 2: 196 (also published in: Annals and Magazine of Natural History 1 (18): 475).  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This description has been ignored until...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This description has been ignored until recently, but since the spicules are described as styles and it is suggested to be 'closely allied to Halichondria sanguinea' it is assumed here that it is a small patch of Hymeniacidon perlevis. [details]
van Soest, R. (2010). Halichondria macularis Johnston, 1846. 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=474845 on 2017-12-16

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original description Johnston, G. 1846 (1842-1849). Description of a new British sponge (Halichondria macularis). History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club 2: 196 (also published in: Annals and Magazine of Natural History 1 (18): 475).  [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This description has been ignored until recently, but since the spicules are described as styles and it is suggested to be 'closely allied to Halichondria sanguinea' it is assumed here that it is a small patch of Hymeniacidon perlevis. [details]