WoRMS taxon details

Spongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766

165160  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165160)

accepted
Species
Hippospongia agaricina (Pallas, 1766) (reverted genus transfer)
Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766· accepted, alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P.S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. <em>Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae.</em> pp. 451., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.6595
page(s): 397-398 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The...  
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The genuine Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766 is from the Indian Ocean, not the Mediterranean. [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.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2019). World Porifera Database. Spongia (Spongia) agaricina Pallas, 1766. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165160 on 2019-08-20
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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2007-01-14 16:18:44Z
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2015-04-15 12:48:39Z
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original description  (of Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P.S. (1766). Elenchus zoophytorum sistens generum adumbrationes generaliores et specierum cognitarum succintas descriptiones, cum selectis auctorum synonymis. <em>Fransiscum Varrentrapp, Hagae.</em> pp. 451., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.6595
page(s): 397-398 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia thienemanni Arndt, 1943) Arndt, W. (1943). Das 'Philippische Elefantenohr' Spongia thienemanni n.sp. Zugleich ein Überbklick über unsere bisherige Kenntnis des Vorkommens geographischer Rassen bei Meereschwämmen. <em>Archiv für Hydrobiologie.</em> 40: 381-443.
page(s): 381-400 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Neotype (of Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766) BMNH 25.11.1.1, geounit Palawan/North Borneo [details]
Unknown type (of Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766), geounit Philippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Distribution The Mediterranean sponge bearing the name Spongia agaricina in many publications is Spongia lamella Schulze, 1879. The genuine Spongia agaricina Pallas, 1766 is from the Indian Ocean, not the Mediterranean. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English elephant's ear sponge [from synonym]  [details]
German Elefantenohr [from synonym]  [details]
Italian spugna elefante [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) ΛαγόφυτοΑυτί του ελέφαντα  [details]