WoRMS name details

Amorphina couchii (Bowerbank, 1874)

236313  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236313)

 unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Halichondria couchii Bowerbank, 1867) Bowerbank, J.S. (1867). Sponges. <i>In</i>: Jeffreys, J.G.,Hincks, T., Couch, J., Stewart, J., Rowe, J.B. & Bate, J.S. Report to the committee appointed to explore the marine fauna and flora of the Devon and Cornwall, no. 2. <em>Reports of the British Association.</em> 1867: 275-286. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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. Amorphina couchii (Bowerbank, 1874). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=236313 on 2020-07-09
Date
action
by
2007-01-11 12:10:57Z
created
2007-08-24 14:11:24Z
changed
2019-07-21 11:31:03Z
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original description  (of Halichondria couchii Bowerbank, 1867) Bowerbank, J.S. (1867). Sponges. <i>In</i>: Jeffreys, J.G.,Hincks, T., Couch, J., Stewart, J., Rowe, J.B. & Bate, J.S. Report to the committee appointed to explore the marine fauna and flora of the Devon and Cornwall, no. 2. <em>Reports of the British Association.</em> 1867: 275-286. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference Topsent, E. (1888). Contribution à l'étude des Clionides. <em>Archives de Zoologie expérimentale et générale.</em> 2 (5 bis): 1-165, pls I-VII.
page(s): 144-145; note: Topsent considered that the species "H. couchii of Bowerbank is synonym of "H. angulata [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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