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Ophlitaspongia Bowerbank, 1866

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Ophlitaspongia papilla Bowerbank, 1866 (type by original designation)
Ophlitospongia (misspelling)
Species Ophlitaspongia kildensis Howson & Chambers, 1999
Species Ophlitaspongia papilla Bowerbank, 1866

Species Ophlitaspongia papilla sensu Ferrer-Hernandez, 1914 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Ophlitaspongia arbuscula Row, 1911 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) arbuscula (Row, 1911) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia australiensis Ridley, 1884 accepted as Echinochalina (Echinochalina) australiensis (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia axinelloides Dendy, 1896 accepted as Echinoclathria axinelloides (Dendy, 1896) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia basifixa Topsent, 1913 accepted as Clathria (Microciona) basifixa (Topsent, 1913) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia confragosa Hallmann, 1912 accepted as Echinoclathria confragosa (Hallmann, 1912) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia dichotoma Lévi, 1963 accepted as Echinoclathria dichotoma (Lévi, 1963) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia digitiformis Row, 1911 accepted as Echinoclathria digitiformis (Row, 1911) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia eccentrica Burton, 1934 accepted as Clathria (Isociella) eccentrica (Burton, 1934) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia flabellata Topsent, 1916 accepted as Clathria (Axosuberites) flabellata (Topsent, 1916) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia fucoides (Bowerbank, 1876) accepted as Protosuberites epiphytum (Lamarck, 1815) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species Ophlitaspongia gabrieli Dendy, 1896 accepted as Echinochalina (Echinochalina) gabrieli (Dendy, 1896) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia hjorti (Arnesen, 1920) accepted as Clathria (Clathria) hjorti (Arnesen, 1920) (reverted genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia horrida Row, 1911 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) horrida (Row, 1911) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia inornata Hallmann, 1912 accepted as Echinoclathria inornata (Hallmann, 1912)
Species Ophlitaspongia membranacea Thiele, 1905 accepted as Clathria (Thalysias) membranacea (Thiele, 1905) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia meyeri Bowerbank, 1877 accepted as Clathria (Clathria) meyeri (Bowerbank, 1877) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia mima de Laubenfels, 1954 accepted as Clathria (Microciona) mima (de Laubenfels, 1954) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia minor Burton, 1959 accepted as Echinoclathria minor (Burton, 1959) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia mucronata Topsent, 1897 accepted as Echinochalina (Protophlitaspongia) mucronata (Topsent, 1897) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia mutans Sarà, 1978 accepted as Dragmacidon mutans (Sarà, 1978) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia nidificata Kirkpatrick, 1907 accepted as Clathria (Axosuberites) nidificata (Kirkpatrick, 1907) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia noto Tanita, 1963 accepted as Echinoclathria noto (Tanita, 1963) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia oxeata Bergquist & Fromont, 1988 accepted as Echinoclathria oxeata (Bergquist & Fromont, 1988) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia pennata (Lambe, 1895) accepted as Clathria (Microciona) pennata (Lambe, 1895) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia reticulata Bergquist & Fromont, 1988 accepted as Echinoclathria reticulata (Bergquist & Fromont, 1988) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia rimosa (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Echinoclathria rimosa (Ridley, 1884) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia seriata (sensu Johnston, 1842) accepted as Ophlitaspongia papilla Bowerbank, 1866 (junior synonym)
Species Ophlitaspongia thetidis Hallmann, 1920 accepted as Clathria (Axosuberites) thetidis (Hallmann, 1920) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia thielei Burton, 1932 accepted as Clathria (Axosuberites) georgiaensis Hooper, 1996 (genus transfer and synonym)
Species Ophlitaspongia translata Pulitzer-Finali, 1978 accepted as Echinoclathria translata (Pulitzer-Finali, 1978) (genus transfer)
Species Ophlitaspongia tubulosa Hallmann, 1912 accepted as Echinochalina (Echinochalina) tubulosa (Hallmann, 1912) (genus transfer)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bowerbank, J.S. (1866). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
Note Type species is Ophlitaspongia papilla sensu...  
From editor or global species database
Type species Type species is Ophlitaspongia papilla sensu Bowerbank, 1866 (not Ferrer- Hernandez) [details]
Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2018). World Porifera database. Ophlitaspongia Bowerbank, 1866. Accessed at: on 2018-04-22
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original description Bowerbank, J.S. (1866). A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Howson, C.M.; Chambers, S.J. 1999. Ophlitaspongia and Ophlitaspongia papilla reinstated, and a new species of Ophlitaspongia described (Porifera: Demospongiae: Microcionidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79(4): 609-620. [details]   

basis of record Lévi, C. (1960). Les démosponges des côtes de France: 1. Les Clathriidae [The Demospongiae of the French coasts: 1. The Clathriidae. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 1 (1): 47-87. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 58 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hooper, J.N.A. 2002. Family Microcionidae Carter, 1875. Pp. 432-468. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. Guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source Kelly, M.; Edwards, A.R.; Wilkinson, M.R.; Alvarez, B.; Cook, S. de C.; Bergquist, P.R.; Buckeridge, St J.; Campbell, H.J.; Reiswig, H.M.; Valentine, C.; Vacelet, J. (2009). Phylum Porifera: sponges. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 23-46. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofOphlitospongia) Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.). (2002). Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of Sponges. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers: New York, NY (USA). ISBN 0-306-47260-0. xix, 1-1101, 1103-1706 (2 volumes) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Spelling Misspelled as Ophilitaspongia by Hoshino, 1981. [details]

Type species Type species is Ophlitaspongia papilla sensu Bowerbank, 1866 (not Ferrer- Hernandez) [details]

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