WoRMS name details

Spongia cancellata Sowerby, 1806

474874  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:474874)

 unaccepted (genus transfer and preoccupied)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sowerby, James. (1806). The British miscellany; or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles: and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby. R. Taylor & Co., London, Vol. 1-2 136 pp., 76 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.41623
page(s): 131 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in North Sea  
type locality contained in North Sea [details]
Taxonomy This is a junior primary homonym of Spongia cancellata Linnaeus, 1767. The name cancellata Sowerby is thus permanently...  
Taxonomy This is a junior primary homonym of Spongia cancellata Linnaeus, 1767. The name cancellata Sowerby is thus permanently unavailable (article 57.2 of the Code). [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. Spongia cancellata Sowerby, 1806. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=474874 on 2018-05-27
Date
action
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2010-05-06 07:50:12Z
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2013-07-19 09:05:40Z
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original description Sowerby, James. (1806). The British miscellany; or, Coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects : many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles: and chiefly in the possession of the author, James Sowerby. R. Taylor & Co., London, Vol. 1-2 136 pp., 76 plates., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.41623
page(s): 131 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Montagu, G. (1814). An Essay on Sponges, with Descriptions of all the Species that have been discovered on the Coast of Great Britain. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society. 2(1): 67-122, pls III-XVI.
page(s): 110-111 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy This is a junior primary homonym of Spongia cancellata Linnaeus, 1767. The name cancellata Sowerby is thus permanently unavailable (article 57.2 of the Code). [details]