WoRMS name details

Geodia megastylifera (Wintermann-Kilian & Kilian, 1984)

597551  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:597551)

 unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Taxonomy According to Cardenas et al. (2011) this species is a Geodia based on molecular analysis, but since it lacks the...  
Taxonomy According to Cardenas et al. (2011) this species is a Geodia based on molecular analysis, but since it lacks the sterrasters of Geodia, this decision is postponed until confirmed by independent studies. [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. Geodia megastylifera (Wintermann-Kilian & Kilian, 1984). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=597551 on 2018-05-21
Date
action
by
2012-04-27 21:46:12Z
created
2012-05-10 17:20:53Z
changed

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source of synonymy Cárdenas, P.; Xavier, J.R.; Reveillaud, J.; Schander, C.; Rapp, H.T. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Astrophorida (Porifera, Demospongiaep) Reveals an Unexpected High Level of Spicule Homoplasy. PLoS ONE. 6 (4), e18318., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0018318 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy According to Cardenas et al. (2011) this species is a Geodia based on molecular analysis, but since it lacks the sterrasters of Geodia, this decision is postponed until confirmed by independent studies. [details]