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A monograph on Calcareous sponges of Indonesia
Added on: 2015-04-30 14:01:48 by de Voogd, Nicole
Rob W.M. van Soest & Nicole J. de Voogd (2015) Calcareous sponges of Indonesia. Zootaxa (Monograph) 3951 (1): 001–105 (30 Apr. 2015) ... [Read more]
A revised classification of the Demospongiae
Added on: 2015-04-21 09:27:44 by Cárdenas, Paco
Morrow C. & Cárdenas P. (2015). Proposal for a revised classification of the Demospongiae (Porifera). Frontiers in Zoology, 12:7 ... [Read more]
New Clathria (Microciona) from north east Brazil
Added on: 2015-04-20 06:46:42 by Hooper, John
Sandes J., Pinheiro U. (2014). New species of Clathria (Microciona) (Poecilosclerida: Microcionina: Microcionidae) from the Tropical South-western Atlantic Ocean (Sergipe State, north-eastern Brazil). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom doi:10.1017/S0025315414002124 ... [Read more]
New Cladorhiza from deep SW Atlantic
Added on: 2015-04-17 16:22:00 by Vacelet, Jean
Taxonomy of Cladorhiza in the deep SW Atlantic: C. nicoleae sp. nov. and redescription of C. inversa (Cladorhizidae, Poecilosclerida, Demospongiae)Cristiana Castello-Branco, Jon Thomassen Hestetun, Hans Tore Rapp and Eduardo Hajdu Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom FirstView ... [Read more]
A new Didiscus from Brazil
Added on: 2015-04-14 21:18:31 by van Soest, Rob
Santos, G.G.; Pinheiro, U. 2015. A new western Atlantic species of Didiscus Dendy, 1922 (Porifera: Demospongiae: Halichondrida) with a key to the species of the genus. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, First View, doi:10.1017/S0025315415000351 ... [Read more]
New species and range extension of Doconesthes
Added on: 2015-02-26 13:01:03 by Dohrmann, Martin
Henry M. Reiswig (2015) First Lanuginellinae (Porifera, Hexactinellida, Rossellidae) from the NE Pacific and first species of Doconesthes from the Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3920: 572-578. ... [Read more]
Hexactinellida of Chile revised
Added on: 2014-12-04 13:57:46 by Dohrmann, Martin
Reiswig, H.M. & Araya, J.F. (2014) A review of the Hexactinellida (Porifera) of Chile, with the first record of Caulophacus Schulze, 1885 (Lyssacinosida: Rossellidae) from the Southeastern Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3889:414-428 ... [Read more]
Dendy got it right: Symplectella is a rossellid
Added on: 2014-11-27 12:17:15 by Dohrmann, Martin
Dohrmann, M. (2015) Symplectella rowi (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Lyssacinosida) is a rossellid, not a euplectellid. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom (in press). ... [Read more]
New insights into abyssal sponges from Kurile-Kamchatka region (NW Pacific)
Added on: 2014-09-04 10:03:15 by Janussen, Dorte; Downey, R.V.
Downey, R.V., & Janussen, D. 2014. New insights into the abyssal sponge fauna of the Kurile-Kamchatka plain and trench region (Northwest Pacific. Deep-Sea Research II. DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2014.08.010 ... [Read more]
Sponges: new chapter in the Biogeographic Atlas of the Southern Ocean
Added on: 2014-09-04 09:57:49 by Janussen, Dorte; Downey, R.V.
Janussen, D. & Downey, R.V. 2014. Chapter 5.5. Porifera. In: De Broyer C., Koubbi P., Griffiths H.J., Raymond B., Udekem d’Acoz C. d’, et al. (eds.). SCAR Biogeographic Atlas of the Southern Ocean, pp. 94-102. ... [Read more]
Point of view: Higher taxa changes in the WPD
Added on: 2012-05-17 16:23:19 by van Soest, Rob
Authors of recent phylogenetic papers in which new higher taxa are proposed based on new (molecular) results must exercise patience in awaiting incorporation of their proposals in the WPD. We take the view that continuity and internal consistency of the WPD classification dictates restraint with implementing high impact changes. ... [Read more]
Welcome to Porifera news
Added on: 2010-11-12 11:07:10 by van Soest, Rob
Launching of a new feature of the World Porifera Database ! ... [Read more]

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