WoRMS name details

Luffaria cauliformis Carter, 1882

192388  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:192388)

 unaccepted (genus transfer)
Species

Variety Luffaria cauliformis var. elongoreticulata Carter, 1882 accepted as Aplysina cauliformis (Carter, 1882) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Variety Luffaria cauliformis var. rufa Carter, 1882 accepted as Aplysina cauliformis (Carter, 1882) (genus transfer & junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Eastern Caribbean  
type locality contained in Eastern Caribbean [details]
Taxonomy Carter (1882) described Luffaria cauliformis on p. 268 and Aplysina cauliformis on p. 270. Wiedenmayer (1977) suggested...  
Taxonomy Carter (1882) described Luffaria cauliformis on p. 268 and Aplysina cauliformis on p. 270. Wiedenmayer (1977) suggested that the first is a valid Aplysina, while the second is a Callyspongia (tenerrima). [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. Luffaria cauliformis Carter, 1882. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=192388 on 2019-11-14
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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
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2006-10-06 14:20:30Z
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2010-12-28 13:05:58Z
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original description 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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. <em>Experientia Supplementum.</em> 28: 1-287, pls 1-43. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Carter (1882) described Luffaria cauliformis on p. 268 and Aplysina cauliformis on p. 270. Wiedenmayer (1977) suggested that the first is a valid Aplysina, while the second is a Callyspongia (tenerrima). [details]