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A new genus of Hexactinellida from Western Pacific

Added on: 2017-10-18 14:32:55 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Gong, L.; Li, X. (2017). A new genus and species of Pheronematidae (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Amphidiscosida) from the western Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 4337 (1): 132–140 ...

Genetic diversity of Indo-Pacific species Hyrtios erectus and Stylissa massa.

Added on: 2017-10-13 16:24:29 by van Soest, Rob
Erpenbeck, D.; Aryasari, R.; Benning, S.; Debitus, C.; Kaltenbacher, E.; Al-Aidaroos, A.M.; Schupp, P.; Hall, K.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Voigt, O.; De Voogd, N.J.; Wörheide, G. (2017). Diversity of two widespread Indo-Pacific demosponge species revisited. Marine Biodiversity Online First, 9 pp. ...

New species of Arenosclera from Brazil, and new haplosclerid clades.

Added on: 2017-10-06 20:00:27 by Cárdenas, Paco
Leal, C.V.; Moraes, F.C.; Fróes, A.M.; Soares, A.C.; de Oliveira, L.S.; Moreira, A.P.B.; Thompson, F.L.; Hajdu, E. (2017) Integrative Taxonomy of Amazon Reefs' Arenosclera spp.: A New Clade in the Haplosclerida (Demospongiae). Frontiers in Marine Science 4 (291): 1-14. ...

Mitochondrial genome from an abyssal sponge

Added on: 2017-10-03 17:54:48 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Taboada, S.; Kenny, N.J.; Riesgo, A.; Wiklund, H.: Paterson, G.L.J.; Dahlgren, T.G.; Glover, A. G. (2017). Mitochondrial genome and polymorphic microsatellite markers from the abyssal sponge Plenaster craigi Lim & Wiklund, 2017: tools for understanding the impact of deep-sea mining. Marine Biodiversity, 1-10. DOI 10.1007/s12526-017-0786-0 ...

New Demosponge records from North Sulawesi

Added on: 2017-09-27 15:48:42 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Calcinai, B.; Bastari, A.; Bavestrello, G.; Bertolino, M.; Bueno Horcajadas, S.; Pansini, M.; Makapedua,D.M.; Cerrano,C. (2017) Demosponge diversity from North Sulawesi, with the description of six new species. ZooKeys 680: 105–150 ...

A new Demosponge genus & species encrusting polymetallic nodules

Added on: 2017-09-25 17:23:44 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Lim, S.-C.; Wiklund, H.; Glover, A.G.; Dahlgren,T.G.; Tana, K.-S. (2017). New genus and species of abyssal sponge commonly encrusting polymetallic nodules in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone, East Pacific Ocean. Systematics and Biodiversity 15(6): 507–519 ...

Overview of Haliclona species with flagellosigmas

Added on: 2017-09-21 11:34:58 by van Soest, Rob
Van Soest, R.W.M. (2017) Flagellia, a new subgenus of Haliclona (Porifera, Haplosclerida). European Journal of Taxonomy 351: 1-48. ...

Trichogypsia in the North Pacific

Added on: 2017-08-30 16:53:18 by van Soest, Rob
Lehnert, H.; Stone, R.P. (2017) Description of a new species of Trichogypsiidae (Porifera, Calcarea) and first record of the genus in the Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 4312 (2): 394-400. ...

A new Antho from the SW Atlantic Ocean

Added on: 2017-08-30 16:27:01 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Schejter, L.; Bertolino, M.; Calcinai, B. (2017). Description of Antho (Plocamia) bremecae sp. nov. and checklist of Microcionidae (Demospongiae: Poecilosclerida) from Burdwood Bank and neighboring areas, SW Atlantic Ocean. Zootaxa, 4312 (3): 580–594 ...

New records of Geodia and mini-barcodes

Added on: 2017-08-26 08:17:17 by Cárdenas, Paco
Cárdenas, P.; Moore, J.A. (2017) First records of Geodia demosponges from the New England Seamounts, an opportunity to test the use of DNA mini-barcodes on museum specimens. Marine Biodiversity First Online. doi:10.1007/s12526-017-0775-3 ...

Calcareous sponges from the tropical south-west Atlantic

Added on: 2017-08-24 15:37:01 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Azevedo, F.; Padua, A.; Moraes, F.; Rossi, A.; Muricy, G.; Klautau, M. (2017). Taxonomy and phylogeny of calcareous sponges (Porifera: Calcarea: Calcinea) from Brazilian mid-shelf and oceanic islands. Zootaxa 4311 (3): 301–344 ...

Carnivorous sponges from the Arctic and Boreal North Atlantic

Added on: 2017-07-10 10:44:09 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Hestetun, J.T.; Tompkins-Macdonald, G.; Rapp, H.T. (2017). A review of carnivorous sponges (Porifera: Cladorhizidae) from the Boreal North Atlantic and Arctic. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 181, 1-69. ...

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