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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]
Wide distribution of Gelliodes species in the N Pacific
Added on: 2014-08-29 10:31:34 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Carballo, J.L.; Aguilar-Camacho, J.M.; Knapp, I.S.; Bell, J.J. 2013. Wide distributional range of marine sponges along the Pacific Ocean. Marine Biology Research 9 (8): 768-775. ... [Read more]
New Acarnidae from the Mexican Pacific
Added on: 2014-08-29 10:22:06 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Aguilar-Camacho, J.M.; Carballo,J.L.; Cruz-Barraza, J.A. 2013. Acarnidae (Porifera: Demospongiae: Poecilosclerida) from the Mexican Pacific Ocean with the description of six new species. Scientia Marina 77 (4): 677-696.
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New Poecilosclerids from the Mexican Pacific
Added on: 2014-08-29 10:13:52 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Aguilar-Camacho,J.M.; Carballo J.L. 2012. New and little-known Poecilosclerid sponges from the Mexican Pacific Ocean. Zoological Studies 51: 1139-1153 ... [Read more]
Megaciella and Cladocroce from Aleutian Islands
Added on: 2014-08-14 17:29:46 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Lehnert, H.; Srone, R. (2014). Two new species of sponges (Porifera, Demospongiae) from the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, doi: 10.1017/S0025315414001131 ... [Read more]
Unexpected records of ‘deep-sea’ carnivorous sponges in the shallow NE Atlantic
Added on: 2014-07-17 13:40:55 by Cárdenas, Paco
Chevaldonné, P.; Pérez, T.; Crouzet, J.-M.; Bay-Nouailhat, W.; Bay-Nouailhat, A.; Fourt, M.; Almon, B.; Pérez, J.; Aguilar, R.; Vacelet, J. Unexpected records of ‘deep-sea’ carnivorous sponges Asbestopluma hypogea in the shallow NE Atlantic shed light on new conservation issues. 2014. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12155 ... [Read more]
Call for papers for the Proceedings of the 9th World Sponge Conference
Added on: 2014-05-22 09:22:02 by Schönberg, Christine
Proceedings of the 9th World Sponge Conference to be published in the Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK ... [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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