Intro 
Species 
Specimens 
Distribution 
Checklist 
Sources 
Log in 

Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882)

168638  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168638)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymycale strongylata Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882) Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype  BMNH 1939.3.24.23, locality Southern...  
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1939.3.24.23, locality Southern Caribbean (Puerto Cabelo, Carabobo, Venezuela) [view taxon]
van Soest, R. (2007). Mycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882). In: 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.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=168638 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
created
db_admin
2007-07-22 11:06:32Z
changed

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymycale strongylata Pulitzer-Finali, 1986) Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1986). A collection of West Indian Demospongiae (Porifera). In appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the West Indies. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 86: 65-216.
page(s): 133-135, fig 56-57 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882) Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (1984). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part III. Poecilosclerida. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 112. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 66 (199): 1-167. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Zea, S. 1987. Esponjas del Caribe Colombiano. (Catálogo Cientifico:Bogotá, Colombia): 1-286.
page(s): 136-138; fig 43 [details]   

additional source Muricy, G.; Lopes, D.A.; Hajdu, E; Carvalho, M.S.; Moraes, F.C.; Klautau, M.; Menegola, C. & Pinheiro, U. (2011). Catalogue of Brazilian Porifera. Museu Nacional, Série Livros. 300 pp. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rützler, K.; Piantoni, C.; Van Soest, R.W.M.; Díaz, M.C. (2014). Diversity of sponges (Porifera) from cryptic habitats on the Belize barrier reef near Carrie Bow Cay. Zootaxa. 3805(1): 1-129., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3805.1.1
page(s): 69 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (2017). Sponges of the Guyana Shelf. Zootaxa. 4217: 1-225., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4217.1.1
page(s): 158; note: Identification as 'cf.'. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsperia laevis Carter, 1882) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1984). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part III. Poecilosclerida. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 112. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands. 66 (199): 1-167. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Hechtel, G.J. 1965. A systematic study of the Demospongiae of Port Royal, Jamaica. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 20: 1-103.
page(s): 46-47; pl VI fig 2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Lehnert, H.; Van Soest, R.W.M. 1998. Shallow water sponges of Jamaica. Beaufortia 48(5): 71-103.
page(s): 89 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Pulitzer-Finali, G. (1986). A collection of West Indian Demospongiae (Porifera). In appendix, a list of the Demospongiae hitherto recorded from the West Indies. Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria. 86: 65-216.
page(s): 125; fig 47 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Díaz, M.C. (2005). Common sponges from shallow marine habitats from Bocas del Toro region, Panama. Caribbean Journal of Science. 41(3): 465-475. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 472 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Alcolado, P.M. 1980. Esponjas de Cuba. Nuevos registros. Poeyana 197: 1-10.
page(s): 4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Alcolado, P.M.; Busutil, L. (2012). Inventaire des spongiaires néritiques du Parc National de La Guadeloupe (Inventario de las esponjas neríticas del Parque Nacional de Guadalupe). Serie Oceanológica. 10, 62-76.
page(s): 70 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Rützler, K.; Díaz, M.C.; van Soest, R.W.M.; Zea, S.; Smith, K.P.; Alvarez, B.; Wulff, J. (2000). Diversity of sponge fauna in mangrove ponds, Pelican Cays, Belize. Atoll Research Bulletin. 476: 230-248.
page(s): 236 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1981). A checklist of the Curaçao sponges (Porifera Demospongiae) including a pictorial key to the more common reef-forms. Verslagen en Technische Gegevens Instituut voor Taxonomische Zoölogie (Zoölogisch Museum) Universiteit van Amsterdam. 31: 1-39.
page(s): 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Rützler, K.; van Soest, R. W. M.; Piantoni, C. (2009). Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico. in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A & M Press, College Station, Texas. 285–313. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycale laevis (Carter, 1882)) Pérez, T. ; Díaz, M.-C.; Ruiz, C.; Cóndor-Luján, B.; Klautau, M.; Hajdu, E.; Lôbo-Hajdu, G.; Zea, S.; Pomponi, S.A.; Thacker, R.W.; Carteron, S.; Tollu, G.; Pouget-Cuvelier, A.; Thélamon, P.; Marechal, J.-P.; Thomas, O.P.; Ereskovsky, A.E.; Vacelet, J.; Boury-Esnault, N. (2017). How a collaborative integrated taxonomic effort has trained new spongiologists and improved knowledge of Martinique Island (French Antilles, eastern Caribbean Sea) marine biodiversity. PLoS ONE. 12(3): e0173859., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0173859
page(s): 12 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNontype ZMA Por.03331, locality Greater Antilles (Punta Guaniquilla, Cabo Rojo) [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHolotype [from synonym] BMNH 1939.3.24.23, locality Southern Caribbean (Puerto Cabelo, Carabobo, Venezuela) [view taxon]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNontype ZMA Por.04608, locality Southern Caribbean (Curaçao, Awu Blancu) [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNontype ZMA Por.04609, locality Southern Caribbean (Curaçao, 300 m SE of Hilton Hotel, between Madracis corals) [details]
 



Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2017-12-16 · contact: Rob van Soest