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An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth

Added on: 2016-04-26 09:30:52 by Cárdenas, Paco
Moura, R. L., Amado-Filho, G. M., Moraes, F. C., Brasileiro, P. S., Salomon, P. S., Mahiques, M. M., et al. (2016) An extensive reef system at the Amazon River mouth. Science Advances, 2. ...

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. ...

Black Sea new records

Added on: 2016-04-13 14:42:15 by van Soest, Rob
Evcen, A.; Çinar, M.E.; Zengin. M.; Süer, S; Rüzgar, M. 2016. New records of five sponge species (Porifera) for the Black Sea. Zootaxa 4103 (3): 267-275 ...

Sea of Marmara sponges

Added on: 2016-04-13 14:29:03 by van Soest, Rob
Topaloglu, B.; Evcen, A.; Çinar, 2016. Sponge fauna in the Sea of Marmara. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 16: 51-59 ...

Adriatic calcarean sponges

Added on: 2016-03-02 22:33:09 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Klautau, M.; Imešek, M.; Azevedo, F.; Pleše, B.; Nikolic, V.; Cetkovic, H. (2016). Adriatic calcarean sponges (Porifera, Calcarea), with the description of six new species and a richness analysis. European Journal of Taxonomy. 178: 1-52. ...

H2020 SponGES project on North Atlantic deep-sea sponge grounds funded

Added on: 2016-02-05 17:02:27 by van Soest, Rob
There will be many opportunities for sponge people to work in the project (new positions) or simply engage with it. We expect the project to produce new knowledge on taxonomy, systematics and distribution of North Atlantic deep-sea sponges. ...

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
Launching of a new feature of the World Porifera Database ! ...

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