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Porifera taxon details

Metania Gray, 1867

167051  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:167051)

accepted
Genus
Spongilla reticulata Bowerbank, 1863 accepted as Metania reticulata (Bowerbank, 1863) (type by subsequent designation)
Parametania Brien, 1968 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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. (2021). World Porifera Database. Metania Gray, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=167051 on 2022-01-20
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Parametania Brien, 1968) Brien, P. (1968). Les genres <i>Parametania</i> (n. gen.) et <i>Metania</i> (Gray). I. Éponges d'eau douce africaines. <i>Parametania Schoutedeni</i> (Burton) -<i>Parametania Godeauxi</i> (n. sp.). <em>Bulletin de l'Académie royale de Belgique. Classe des sciences.</em> 54(4): 374-398, pls I-II. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2002 [2004]). Suborder Spongillina subord. nov.: Freshwater sponges. Pp. 921-1020. <em>In Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges.</em> Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers, New York. 1708 + xvliii. ISBN 978-1-4615-0747-5 (eBook electronic version). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Penney, J.T.; Racek, A.A. (1968). Comprehensive revision of a worldwide collection of freshwater sponges (Porifera: Spongillidae). <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> 272: 1-184.
page(s): 147-148 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2002). Suborder Spongillina subord. nov.: Freshwater sponges. Pp. 921-1020. <em>In Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 2 volumes.</em> Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers, New York. 1708 + xvliii. ISBN 0-306-47260-0 (printed version). [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source Manconi, R.; Pronzato, R. (2009). Atlas of African freshwater sponges. <em>Studies in Afrotropical Zoology, Tervuren, Royal Museum for Central Africa.</em> 295, 1-214. [details]   

additional source Manconi, R.; Cadeddu, B.; Pronzato, R. (2015). Adaptive morpho-traits, taxonomy and biogeography of <em>Metania </em>Gray, 1867 (Porifera: Spongillina: Metaniidae) with the description of a new species from Madagascar. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3918(1): 39-56., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3918.1.2
page(s): 39 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Da Silva, C.M.M.; Volkmer-Ribeiro, C. (1998). The Ethiopian species of the genus <i>Metania</i> (Porifera, Metaniidae): I. Redescription of <i>M. pottsi</i>, comb. n. <em>Iheringia. Série Zoologia.</em> 85: 157-168. [details]   
 
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