WoRMS taxon details

Mycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882)

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

accepted
Species
Esperella fusca Ridley & Dendy, 1886 (genus transfer and synonymy)
Mycale laevis (Carter, 1882)· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Oxymycale strongylata Pulitzer-Finali, 1986 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Esperia laevis Carter, 1882) Carter, H.J. (1882). Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (5) 9(52): 266-301, 346-368, pls XI-XII., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26194801#page/360/mode/1up
page(s): 291-292 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  (of Esperia laevis Carter, 1882) BMNH...  
Holotype (of Esperia laevis Carter, 1882) BMNH 1939.3.24.23, geounit Southern Caribbean [details]
de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Carballo, J.L.; Cárdenas, P.; Díaz, M.-C.; Dohrmann, M.; Downey, R.; Hajdu, E.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Kelly, M.; Klautau, M.; Manconi, R.; Morrow, C.C. Pisera, A.B.; Ríos, P.; Rützler, K.; Schönberg, C.; Vacelet, J.; van Soest, R.W.M. (2022). World Porifera Database. Mycale (Mycale) laevis (Carter, 1882). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=168638 on 2022-01-24
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original description  (of Esperella fusca Ridley & Dendy, 1886) Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1886). Preliminary report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. Challenger. Part I. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 18: 325-351, 470-493.
page(s): 339 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Esperella fusca Ridley & Dendy, 1886) Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1887). Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 20 (part 59): i-lxviii, 1-275, pl. 1-51, 1 map., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-59/README.htm
page(s): 72 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Esperia laevis Carter, 1882) Carter, H.J. (1882). Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (5) 9(52): 266-301, 346-368, pls XI-XII., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26194801#page/360/mode/1up
page(s): 291-292 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Oxymycale 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. <em>Annali del Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria.</em> 86: 65-216.
page(s): 133-135, fig 56-57 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (1984). Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part III. Poecilosclerida. <i>In</i>: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 112. <i>Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands</i>. 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 Lehnert, H. (1993). Die Schwämme von Cozumel (Mexiko). Bestandsaufnahme, kritischer Vergleich taxonomischer Merkmale, und Beschreibung einer neuen Art (The sponges from Cozumel (Mexico). Inventory, critical comparison of taxonomic characters and description of a new species. <em>Acta Biolologica Benrodis.</em> 5: 35-127 (in German, with abstracts in German and English).
page(s): 54 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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. <em>Museu Nacional, Série Livros.</em> 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. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 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. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 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] 

additional source Hajdu, E. (1995). Macroevolutionary Patterns Within the Demosponge Order Poecilosclerida. Phylogeny of the marine cosmopolitan genus <i>Mycale</i>, and an integrated approach to biogeography of the seas. <em>Ph.D.Thesis (University of Amsterdam).</em> 1-173. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hajdu, E.; Desqueyroux-Faúndez, R. (1994). A synopsis of South American <i>Mycale</i> (<i>Mycale</i>) (Poecilosclerida, Demospongiae),with description of three new species and a cladistic analysis of Mycalidae. <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 101(3): 563-600.
page(s): 574 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

biology source Riesgo, A.; Taboada, S.; Sánchez-Vila, L.; Solà, J.; Bertran, A.; Avila, C. (2015). Some Like It Fat: Comparative Ultrastructure of the Embryo in Two Demosponges of the Genus <i>Mycale</i> (Order Poecilosclerida) from Antarctica and the Caribbean. <em>PLOS ONE.</em> 10(3): e0118805., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0118805
page(s): 8-10 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype (of Esperia laevis Carter, 1882) BMNH 1939.3.24.23, geounit Southern Caribbean [details]
Nontype ZMA Por.03331, geounit Greater Antilles [details]
Nontype ZMA Por.04608, geounit Southern Caribbean [details]
Nontype ZMA Por.04609, geounit Southern Caribbean [details]
From editor or global species database
Reproduction Viviparous. Embryo and parenchymella larvae described in Riesgo et al (2015) page 8-10 [details]
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 004666.PR)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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