WoRMS name details

Myxilla nobilis Ridley & Dendy, 1886

192679  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:192679)

 unaccepted (genus transfer)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1886). Preliminary report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. Challenger. Part I. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 18: 325-351, 470-493.
page(s): 473 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1887). Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 20 (part 59): i-lxviii, 1-275, pl. 1-51, 1 map., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-59/README.htm
page(s): 140-142 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Uruguay-Buenos Aires Shelf  
type locality contained in Uruguay-Buenos Aires Shelf [details]
Note Ridley & Dendy mention two rather widely...  
Type material Ridley & Dendy mention two rather widely diverging localities for three type specimens of Myxilla nobilis. As far as we know, no lectotype has been selected until now (2020). Two specimens from the Challenger Expedition are listed in the online catalogue of the Natural History Museum, here considered syntypes. [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. (2020). World Porifera Database. Myxilla nobilis Ridley & Dendy, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=192679 on 2020-10-21
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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
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original description Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1886). Preliminary report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. Challenger. Part I. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 18: 325-351, 470-493.
page(s): 473 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description Ridley, S.O.; Dendy, A. (1887). Report on the Monaxonida collected by H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the years 1873-76. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 20 (part 59): i-lxviii, 1-275, pl. 1-51, 1 map., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-59/README.htm
page(s): 140-142 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Genzano, G.; Cuartas, E.; Excoffon, A. (1991). Porifera y Cnidaria de la Campaña Oca Balda 05/88. <em>Thalassa.</em> 9: 63-78.
page(s): 67 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Burton, M. (1932). Sponges. <em>Discovery Reports.</em> 6: 237-392, pls 48-57.
page(s): 309-310 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Syntype BMNH 1887.5.2.15, geounit South Atlantic Lower Bathyal Province [details]
Syntype BMNH 1887.5.2.46, geounit Subantarctic Lower Bathyal Province [details]
From editor or global species database
Type material Ridley & Dendy mention two rather widely diverging localities for three type specimens of Myxilla nobilis. As far as we know, no lectotype has been selected until now (2020). Two specimens from the Challenger Expedition are listed in the online catalogue of the Natural History Museum, here considered syntypes. [details]