WoRMS name details

Xestospongia tierneyi sensu Wiedenmayer, 1977

866032  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:866032)

 unaccepted (genus transfer and misidentification)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. <em>Experientia Supplementum.</em> 28: 1-287, pls 1-43.
page(s): 117-118 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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. (2020). World Porifera Database. Xestospongia tierneyi sensu Wiedenmayer, 1977. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=866032 on 2020-11-28
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2015-12-19 15:04:22Z
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original description Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. <em>Experientia Supplementum.</em> 28: 1-287, pls 1-43.
page(s): 117-118 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Identification Wiedenmayer (1977) erroneously assigned Prianos tierneyi De Laubenfels, 1953 to Xestospongia tierneyi. Subsequent research by Rützler (2002) established that Wiedenmayer's material did not conform to De Laubenfels' species, but to Cervicornia cuspidifera (Lamarck). [details]