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Distribution of Plectroninia

Added on: 2017-11-29 14:27:32 by Vacelet, Jean
Vacelet, J.; James, B.; Zibrowius, H. (2017). New records of the hypercalcified sponge Plectroninia (Calcarea, Minchinellidae) in the Recent deep ocean. Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology. 1-8. ...

Terpios hoshinota in Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea

Added on: 2017-11-27 04:59:06 by Hooper, John
Ekins, M.; Willis, B.; Bridge, T.; Srinivasan, M.; Rowley, S.; Hooper, J.N.A. (2017) The coral killing sponge Terpios hoshinota in Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum – Nature 60: 174-175

Discovery of hexactinellid sponge garden on Rio Grande Rise (SW Atlantic)

Added on: 2017-11-24 10:26:34 by Dohrmann, Martin
Hajdu, E.; Castello-Branco, C.; Lopes, D.A.; Sumida, P.Y.G.; Perez, J.A.A. 2017. Deep-sea dives reveal an unexpected hexactinellid sponge garden on the Rio Grande Rise (SW Atlantic). A mimicking habitat? Deep-Sea Res. Pt. II in press ...

Eastern Arctic and Subarctic Forcepia and Lissodendoryx surveyed

Added on: 2017-11-22 20:09:14 by van Soest, Rob
Tompkins, G.; Baker, E.; Anstey, L.; Walkusz, W.; Siferd, T.; Kenchington, E. (2017) Sponges from the 2010-2014 Paamiut Multispecies Trawl Surveys, Eastern Arctic and Subarctic: Class Demospongiae, Subclass Heteroscleromorpha, Order Poecilosclerida, Family Coelosphaeridae, Genera Forcepia and Lissodendoryx. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 3224: v + 129. ...

New Springer book on sponges

Added on: 2017-11-21 04:57:55 by Schönberg, Christine
The new Springer book summarises and synthesises present knowledge on responses of sponges to environmental change. ...

Validation of Tethya samaaii from SE Atlantic

Added on: 2017-11-14 10:18:18 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Samaai,T.; Gibbons, M.J.; Muricy, G. (2017). Validation of Tethya samaaii Ribeiro & Muricy, 2011, replacement name for the sponge Tethya rubra Samaai & Gibbons, 2005 (Demospongiae, Tethyida, Tethyidae). Zootaxa, 4347 (3): 592–594 ...

New Haliclona from Northwest Pacific

Added on: 2017-11-10 11:19:52 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Kim, H.J.; Lee, S.-H.; Kang, D.W. (2017) New species of the genus Haliclona (Haplosclerida: Chalinidae) from Korea. Zootaxa, 4347 (1): 181–186 ...

New freshwater sponge from the Venezuelan Andes

Added on: 2017-11-06 11:01:48 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Hernandez, V.M.Q; Barreat, J.G.N. (2017). Racekiela andina sp. nov. (Spongillida: Spongillidae): first report of a freshwater sponge from the Venezuelan Andes. Zootaxa 4341 (2): 275–278 ...

A new Calcarea species from SW Atlantic

Added on: 2017-10-30 10:52:11 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Klautau, M; Cavalcanti, F.F.; Borojevic, R. (2017). The new sponge species Amphoriscus pedunculatus (Porifera, Calcarea). Zootaxa, 4341 (1): 105–112 ...

New Suberitida from the Bering Sea

Added on: 2017-10-26 12:44:18 by Boury-Esnault, Nicole
Lehnert, H.; Stone, R.P. (2017). Two new species of Suberitida (Porifera, Heteroscleromorpha) from the Bering Sea. Zootaxa, 4338 (3): 546–556 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Welcome to Porifera news

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