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Porifera taxon details

Smenospongia echina (Laubenfels, 1934)

574343  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:574343)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1934). New sponges from the Puerto Rican deep. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections.</em> 91(17): 1-28.
page(s): 25-26 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934)...  
Holotype (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) USNM 22315, geounit Greater Antilles [details]
Taxonomy Van Soest (1978) suggested this to be a junior synonym of Smenospongia aurea, but pending a necessary revision of...  
Taxonomy Van Soest (1978) suggested this to be a junior synonym of Smenospongia aurea, but pending a necessary revision of Smenospongia we prefer this to remain accepted as a separate species. [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.; 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. Smenospongia echina (Laubenfels, 1934). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=574343 on 2019-10-20
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original description  (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1934). New sponges from the Puerto Rican deep. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections.</em> 91(17): 1-28.
page(s): 25-26 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record 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. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3805(1): 1-129., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3805.1.1
page(s): 94-96 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1978). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part I. Keratosa. <i>In</i>: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 94. <em>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands.</em> 56 (179): 1–94. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) Alcolado, P.M. 1976. Lista de nuevos registros de Poriferos para Cuba.Serie Oceanológica. Instituto de Oceanologia. Academia de Ciencias de Cuba. Oceanologia (36): 1-11.
page(s): 3 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1936). A Discussion of the Sponge Fauna of the Dry Tortugas in Particular and the West Indies in General, with Material for a Revision of the Families and Orders of the Porifera. <em>Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication.</em> 467 (Tortugas Laboratory Paper 30) 1-225, pls 1-22.
page(s): 15 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) USNM 22315, geounit Greater Antilles [details]
Nontype (of Polyfibrospongia echina Laubenfels, 1934) USNM 22482, geounit Floridian [details]
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Taxonomy Van Soest (1978) suggested this to be a junior synonym of Smenospongia aurea, but pending a necessary revision of Smenospongia we prefer this to remain accepted as a separate species. [details]
 

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