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Two new species of the genus Vosmaeropsis
Added on: 2015-05-16 09:10:41 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Cavalcanti, F.F.; Bastos, N.; Lanna,E. (2015). Two new species of the genus Vosmaeropsis Dendy, 1892 (Porifera, Calcarea), with comments on the distribution of V. sericata (Ridley, 1881) along the Southwestern Atlantic Ocean. Zootaxa 3956 (4): 476–490 ... [Read more]
A living Nearctic Potamolepid sponge
Added on: 2015-05-13 08:00:02 by Hooper, John
Copeland, J. Pronzato, R. Manconi, R. (2015). Discovery of living Potamolepidae (Porifera: Spongillina) from Nearctic freshwater with description of a new genus. Zootaxa 3957 (1): 037–048 ... [Read more]
New fiber-less Verongida genus from Caribbean
Added on: 2015-05-11 09:38:13 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Díaz, M.C.; Thacker, R.W.; Redmond, N.E.; Pérez, T.; Collins, A.G. 2015. Vansoestia caribensis gen. nov., sp. nov.: first report of the family Ianthellidae (Verongida, Demospongiae) in the Caribbean. Zootaxa 3956 (3): 403–412. ... [Read more]
A monograph on Calcareous sponges of Indonesia
Added on: 2015-04-30 14:01:48 by de Voogd, Nicole
Rob W.M. van Soest & Nicole J. de Voogd (2015) Calcareous sponges of Indonesia. Zootaxa (Monograph) 3951 (1): 001–105 (30 Apr. 2015) ... [Read more]
A revised classification of the Demospongiae
Added on: 2015-04-21 09:27:44 by Cárdenas, Paco
Morrow C. & Cárdenas P. (2015). Proposal for a revised classification of the Demospongiae (Porifera). Frontiers in Zoology, 12:7 ... [Read more]
New Clathria (Microciona) from north east Brazil
Added on: 2015-04-20 06:46:42 by Hooper, John
Sandes J., Pinheiro U. (2014). New species of Clathria (Microciona) (Poecilosclerida: Microcionina: Microcionidae) from the Tropical South-western Atlantic Ocean (Sergipe State, north-eastern Brazil). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom doi:10.1017/S0025315414002124 ... [Read more]
New Cladorhiza from deep SW Atlantic
Added on: 2015-04-17 16:22:00 by Vacelet, Jean
Taxonomy of Cladorhiza in the deep SW Atlantic: C. nicoleae sp. nov. and redescription of C. inversa (Cladorhizidae, Poecilosclerida, Demospongiae)Cristiana Castello-Branco, Jon Thomassen Hestetun, Hans Tore Rapp and Eduardo Hajdu Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom FirstView ... [Read more]
New species and range extension of Doconesthes
Added on: 2015-02-26 13:01:03 by Dohrmann, Martin
Henry M. Reiswig (2015) First Lanuginellinae (Porifera, Hexactinellida, Rossellidae) from the NE Pacific and first species of Doconesthes from the Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3920: 572-578. ... [Read more]
Hexactinellida of Chile revised
Added on: 2014-12-04 13:57:46 by Dohrmann, Martin
Reiswig, H.M. & Araya, J.F. (2014) A review of the Hexactinellida (Porifera) of Chile, with the first record of Caulophacus Schulze, 1885 (Lyssacinosida: Rossellidae) from the Southeastern Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa 3889:414-428 ... [Read more]
Dendy got it right: Symplectella is a rossellid
Added on: 2014-11-27 12:17:15 by Dohrmann, Martin
Dohrmann, M. (2015) Symplectella rowi (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Lyssacinosida) is a rossellid, not a euplectellid. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom (in press). ... [Read more]
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]
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Added on: 2010-11-12 11:07:10 by van Soest, Rob
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