New record of Cladorhiza bathycrinoides Koltun and a new species of Farrea from Northern California
Added on 2020-03-04 10:46:27 by van Soest, Rob W.M.
Reiswig, H.M. (2020) Report of Cladorhiza bathycrinoides Koltun (Demospongiae) from North America and a new species of Farrea (Hexactinellida) among sponges from Cordell Bank, California). Zootaxa 4747 (3): 562-574.
A small collection of five Sponges made by E/V Nautilus on Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary, California, include the first report of the crinorhyzid Cladorhiza bathycrinoides Koltun off North America and a new species of Hexactinellida, Farrea. cordelli n. sp. The other three sponges in the collection are known to occur off the surrounding North-East Pacific coast, but new geographic or depth distributions are reported for these.