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Diversity of Calcareous sponges from Martinique

Added on: 2018-04-17 15:26:52 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Fontana, T.; Cóndor-Luján, B.; Azevedo, F.; Pérez, T.; Klautau, M. (2018). Diversity and distribution patterns of Calcareous sponges (subclass Calcinea) from Martinique. Zootaxa. 4410(2): 331. ...

New species of Raspailia (Raspaxilla) from W Pacific seamounts

Added on: 2018-04-17 04:10:08 by Hooper, John
Ekins, M., Debitus, C., Erpenbeck, M., Hooper, J.N.A. 2018. A new species of the sponge Raspailia (Raspaxilla) (Porifera: Demospongiae: Axinellida: Raspailiidae) from deep seamounts of the Western Pacific. Zootaxa 4410 (2): 379–386 ...

A checklist of sponges from Japan

Added on: 2018-04-12 08:49:50 by Cárdenas, Paco
Ise, Y. (2017) Taxonomic Review of Japanese Sponges (Porifera). In: M. Motokawa & H. Kajihara (Eds), Species Diversity of Animals in Japan. Springer Japan, Tokyo, pp. 343-382. ...

Hexasterophora from the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone (NE Pacific)

Added on: 2018-04-10 10:52:20 by Dohrmann, Martin
Kersken, D.; Janussen, D.; Martínez Arbizu, P. (2018). Deep-sea glass sponges (Hexactinellida) from polymetallic nodule fields in the Clarion-Clipperton Fracture Zone (CCFZ), northeastern Pacific: Part II—Hexasterophora. Marine Biodiversity. in press. ...

Monanchora arbuscula complex from the Tropical Western Atlantic

Added on: 2018-04-06 17:34:56 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Esteves, E.L.; Paula, T.S. de; Lerner, C.; Lôbo-Hajdu, G.; Hajdu, E. (2018). Morphological and molecular systematics of the ‘Monanchora arbuscula complex’ (Poecilosclerida : Crambeidae), with the description of five new species and a biogeographic discussion of the genus in the Tropical Western Atlantic. Invertebrate Systematics 32, 457–503 ...

Species of Sarcotragus and Bergquistia from Korea

Added on: 2018-04-06 13:32:14 by van Soest, Rob
Sim, C.J.; Lee, K.J.; Kim, Y.A. (2017) New species in two genera, Sarcotragus and Bergquistia (Demospongiae: Dictyoceratida: Irciniidae), from Korea. Journal of Species Research 6 (Special Edition):135-147. ...

New records from Madeira

Added on: 2018-03-31 11:33:02 by Cárdenas, Paco
Pestana, R.; Ribeiro, C.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Biscoito, M. (2018). Systematic account of new Porifera (Demospongiae) records from the oceanic Island of Madeira (NE Atlantic). Zootaxa. 4402(2): 395. ...

New shrimp-hosting glass sponge from near the Mariana Trench

Added on: 2018-03-19 15:22:26 by Dohrmann, Martin
Kou, Q.; Gong, L.; Li, X. (2018). A new species of the deep-sea spongicolid genus Spongicoloides (Crustacea, Decapoda, Stenopodidea) and a new species of the glass sponge genus Corbitella (Hexactinellida, Lyssacinosida, Euplectellidae) from a seamount near the Mariana Trench, with a novel commensal relationship between the two genera. Deep Sea Research Part I (in press) ...

Vetulina, an ancient relict fauna with Tethys origin

Added on: 2018-03-15 08:56:59 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Schuster, A.; Pisera, A.; Kelly, M.; Bell, L.J.; Pomponi, S.A.; Wörheide, G.; Erpenbeck, D. (2018). New species and a molecular dating analysis of Vetulina Schmidt, 1879 (Porifera: Demospongiae: Sphaerocladina) reveal an ancient relict fauna with Tethys origin. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. ...

A new Calcarea from Maldives

Added on: 2018-02-20 10:03:38 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Voigt, O.; Ruthensteiner, B.; Leiva, L.; Fradusco, B.; Wörheide, G. (2018). A new species of the calcareous sponge genus Leuclathrina (Calcarea: Calcinea: Clathrinida) from the Maldives. Zootaxa, 4382 (1): 147–15 ...

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Added on: 2010-11-12 11:07:10 by van Soest, Rob
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