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Porifera name details

Scantiletta levispira (Topsent, 1898)

234362  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234362)

 unaccepted (genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Cliona levispira Topsent, 1898) Topsent, E. (1898). Eponges nouvelles des Açores. (Première serie). <em>Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France.</em> 11: 225-255.
page(s): 235-238 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2019). World Porifera Database. Scantiletta levispira (Topsent, 1898). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=234362 on 2020-06-06
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original description  (of Cliona levispira Topsent, 1898) Topsent, E. (1898). Eponges nouvelles des Açores. (Première serie). <em>Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France.</em> 11: 225-255.
page(s): 235-238 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy Rosell, D.; Uriz, M.J. (2002). Excavating and endolithic sponge species (Porifera) from the Mediterranean: species descriptions and identification key. <em>Organisms, Diversity & Evolution.</em> 2, 55-86.
page(s): 60-62; fig 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Additional material Three specimens from Palamós, 30 m depth, excavating in C. rubrum; three specimens from Blanes, about 100 m depth, excavating in Lophelia pertusa (Pallas); two specimens from Alborán Island,
70–120 m depth, excavating C. rubrum. [details]

Ecology The species has been found excavating the calcareous sponge Petrobiona massiliana (Vacelet & Lévi, 1958) in semi-dark caves (Pouliquen 1972), different species of Cnidaria (Topsent 1898) including C. rubrum (present work), and also calcareous rocks (Bibiloni 1990). [details]


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