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Revision of Polymastiidae with ornamented exotyles

Added on: 2016-05-26 17:55:26 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Plotkin, A.; Morrow, C.; Gerasimova,E; Rapp, H.T. 2016 Polymastiidae (Demospongiae: Hadromerida) with ornamented exotyles: a review of morphological affinities and description of a new genus and three new species. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, page 1 of 56. On-line early view ...

New Neopetrosia from south-west Atlantic

Added on: 2016-05-26 08:42:48 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Santos, G.G.; Sandes, J.; Cabral, A.; Pinheiro, U. (2016). Neopetrosia de Laubenfels, 1949 from Brazil: description of a new species and a review of records (Haplosclerida: Demospongiae: Porifera). Zootaxa 4114 (3): 331–340 ...

New species of Dragmacidon in the Carribean

Added on: 2016-05-25 09:02:05 by Cárdenas, Paco
Zea, S. & Pulido, A. (2016) Taxonomy of the Caribbean sponge Dragmacidon reticulatum (Ridley & Dendy, 1886) (Porifera, Demospongiae, Axinellida), with the description of a new species. Zootaxa, 4114, 393-408. ...

A new species, genus and family of Tetractinellida from New Zealand

Added on: 2016-05-24 08:56:54 by Cárdenas, Paco
Kelly, M. & Cárdenas, P. (2016) An unprecedented new genus and family of Tetractinellida (Porifera, Demospongiae) from New Zealand’s Colville Ridge, with a new type of mitochondrial group I intron. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 177, 335-352. ...

Long-term surveys on Antarctic sponges

Added on: 2016-05-23 18:59:41 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Dayton, P.: Jarrell, S; Kim, S; Thrush, S; Hammerstrom, K.: Slattery, M.; Parnell, E. (2016). Surprising episodic recruitment and growth of Antarctic sponges: Implications for ecological resilience. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 482 (2016) 38–55 ...

Chemosystematics of the Haplosclerida

Added on: 2016-05-10 10:22:45 by Cárdenas, Paco
Tribalat, M.-A., Marra, M. V., McCormack, G. P. & Thomas, O. P. (2016) Does the Chemical Diversity of the Order Haplosclerida (Phylum Porifera: Class Demospongia) Fit with Current Taxonomic Classification? Planta Medica, eFirst DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-105879. ...

Stryphnus fortis versus Hexadella dedritifera

Added on: 2016-04-19 07:59:59 by Cárdenas, Paco
Cárdenas, P. (2016) Who produces ianthelline? The arctic sponge Stryphnus fortis or its sponge epibiont Hexadella dedritifera: a probable case of sponge-sponge contamination. Journal of Chemical Ecology. ...

A new genus of Calcinea from tropical West Atlantic

Added on: 2016-04-14 18:33:31 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Cóndor-Luján, B.; Klautau, M. (2016). Nicola gen. nov. with redescription of Nicola tetela (Borojevic & Peixinho, 1976) (Porifera: Calcarea: Calcinea: Clathrinida). Zootaxa. 4103 (3): 230–238. ...

Kermadec Islands sponge biodiversity: A review and description of a new species, Suberea meandrina sp. nov.

Added on: 2015-10-21 22:54:55 by Kelly, Michelle
Kelly, M., Amirapu, S., Mille, S., Page, M., Reiswig, H. (2015) Kermadec Islands sponge biodiversity: A review and description of a new species, Suberea meandrina sp. nov. (Demospongiae, Verongiida, Aplysinellidae). Bulletin of the Auckland Museum 20:311–324 ...

Rossella podagrosa resurrected

Added on: 2015-09-24 15:11:10 by Dohrmann, Martin
Göcke, C., Janussen, D., Reiswig, H.M., Jarrell, S.C. & Dayton, P.K. Rossella podagrosa Kirkpatrick, 1907—A valid species after all. Zootaxa 4021: 169-177. ...

Spongillina from northeast Brazil

Added on: 2015-07-03 10:14:37 by Hooper, John
Nicacio, G.; Pinheiro, U. (2015). Biodiversity of freshwater sponges (Porifera: Spongillina) from northeast Brazil: new species and notes on systematics. Zootaxa 3981 (2): 220–240 ...

Who is who in sponge science 2015. A global address list of sponge workers and sponge-interested people.

Added on: 2015-06-17 16:47:17 by Schönberg, Christine
A survey in the world of sponge science yielded replies from about 400 people. ...

Welcome to Porifera news

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