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Halichondria Fleming, 1828

131807  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131807)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Halichondria (Eumastia) Schmidt, 1870
Subgenus Halichondria (Halichondria) Fleming, 1828
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) agglomerans Cabioch, 1968
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) aldabrensis Lévi, 1961
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) almae (Carballo, Uriz & García-Gómez, 1996)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) bowerbanki Burton, 1930
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) brunnea (Schmidt, 1868)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) capensis Samaai & Gibbons, 2005
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) cartilaginea (Esper, 1794)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) contorta (Sarà, 1961)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) convolvens Sarà, 1960
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) gilvus Samaai & Gibbons, 2005
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) glabrata Keller, 1891
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) isthmica (Keller, 1883)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) lendenfeldi Lévi, 1961
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) leuconoides Topsent, 1890
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) minuta Keller, 1891
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) panicea (Pallas, 1766)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) semitubulosa (Lamarck, 1814)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) suberosa (Esper, 1794)
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) tenuiramosa Dendy, 1922
  » Species Halichondria (Halichondria) granulata Keller, 1891 accepted as Halichondria kelleri Van Soest & Hooper, 2020 (preoccupied)
Species Halichondria kelleri Van Soest & Hooper, 2020

Species Halichondria agglomerans Cabioch, 1968 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) agglomerans Cabioch, 1968 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria aldabrensis Lévi, 1961 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) aldabrensis Lévi, 1961 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria aurantiaca (Schmidt, 1864) represented as Axinyssa aurantiaca (Schmidt, 1864) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria bowerbanki Burton, 1930 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) bowerbanki Burton, 1930 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria bubastes Row, 1911 represented as Haliclona (Gellius) bubastes (Row, 1911) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria carnosa Johnston, 1842 represented as Suberites carnosus (Johnston, 1842) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria glabrata Keller, 1891 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) glabrata Keller, 1891 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria incrustans Johnston, 1842 represented as Myxilla (Myxilla) incrustans (Johnston, 1842) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria inops Topsent, 1891 represented as Batzella inops (Topsent, 1891) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria isodictyalis Carter, 1882 represented as Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis (Carter, 1882) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria lendenfeldi Lévi, 1961 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) lendenfeldi Lévi, 1961 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria minuta Keller, 1891 represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) minuta Keller, 1891 (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria nigra Dendy, 1922 represented as Spongosorites niger (Dendy, 1922) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria panicea (Pallas, 1766) represented as Halichondria (Halichondria) panicea (Pallas, 1766) (subgenus assignment)
Species Halichondria purpurea Bowerbank, 1875 represented as Iotrochota purpurea (Bowerbank, 1875) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria retiderma Dendy, 1922 represented as Neopetrosia retiderma (Dendy, 1922) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria simulans Johnston, 1842 represented as Haliclona (Haliclona) simulans (Johnston, 1842) (genus transfer)
Species Halichondria tuberculatum Keller, 1891 represented as Myrmekioderma tuberculatum (Keller, 1891) (genus transfer)

Species Halichondria baeri Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) tenuiramosa Dendy, 1922 (junior synonym)
Species Halichondria digitata Baer, 1906 accepted as Haliclona leopoldi Van Soest & Hooper, 2020 (genus transfer and preoccupied)
Species Halichondria granulata Keller, 1891 accepted as Halichondria kelleri Van Soest & Hooper, 2020 (preoccupied)
Species Halichondria reticulata Baer, 1906 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) tenuiramosa Dendy, 1922 (preoccupied)
Species Halichondria symbiotica Lévi, 1961 accepted as Halichondria (Halichondria) cartilaginea (Esper, 1794) (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fleming, J. (1828). A history of British animals, exhibiting the descriptive characters and systematical arrangement of the genera and species of quadrupeds, birds, reptiles, fishes, Mollusca, and Radiata of the United Kingdom; including the indigenous, extirpated, and extinct kinds, together with periodical and occasional visitants. <em>Edinburgh, Bell & Bradfute / London, James Duncan.</em> Pp. i-xxii, 1-565. corrigenda., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18569
page(s): 522 [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. Halichondria Fleming, 1828. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131807 on 2020-04-08
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2020). African Register of Marine Species. Halichondria Fleming, 1828. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131807 on 2020-04-08
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-01-17 11:55:56Z
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2018-05-24 15:16:02Z
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original description Fleming, J. (1828). A history of British animals, exhibiting the descriptive characters and systematical arrangement of the genera and species of quadrupeds, birds, reptiles, fishes, Mollusca, and Radiata of the United Kingdom; including the indigenous, extirpated, and extinct kinds, together with periodical and occasional visitants. <em>Edinburgh, Bell & Bradfute / London, James Duncan.</em> Pp. i-xxii, 1-565. corrigenda., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18569
page(s): 522 [details]   

basis of record Erpenbeck, D.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Halichondriidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 787-816. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Kelly, M.; Edwards, A.R.; Wilkinson, M.R.; Alvarez, B.; Cook, S. de C.; Bergquist, P.R.; Buckeridge, St J.; Campbell, H.J.; Reiswig, H.M.; Valentine, C.; Vacelet, J. (2009). Phylum Porifera: sponges. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 23-46. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). Porifera, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 85-103. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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Halichondria sp., 50-110 m Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA-FGBNMS/UNCW-UVP. Identifications by C. Savarese and K. Ruetzler. For more information see: http://flowergarden.noaa.gov/document_library/scidocs/spongeposter.pdf 
 

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