WoRMS name details

Halicometes stellata sensu Little, 1963

368473  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:368473)

 unaccepted (preoccupied)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Little, F.J. Jr. (1963). The sponge fauna of the St. George's Sound, Apalache Bay, and Panama City Regions of the Florida Gulf Coast. <em>Tulane Studies in Zoology 11(2).</em> 31-71.
page(s): 56 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  USNM 23571, geounit Northern Gulf of Mexico  
Holotype USNM 23571, geounit Northern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Taxonomy De Laubenfels' (1950) and Little's (1963) Halicometes stellata is a Timea according to Hechtel (1969), who transfered it to...  
Taxonomy De Laubenfels' (1950) and Little's (1963) Halicometes stellata is a Timea according to Hechtel (1969), who transfered it to Timea stellata. However, it is not the same species as Bowerbank's T. stellata (Bowerbank, 1866). Lehnert & Heimler, 2001 erected Timea hechteli for it. [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. Halicometes stellata sensu Little, 1963. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=368473 on 2019-11-19
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2008-10-17 08:32:13Z
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2016-01-18 15:07:49Z
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original description Little, F.J. Jr. (1963). The sponge fauna of the St. George's Sound, Apalache Bay, and Panama City Regions of the Florida Gulf Coast. <em>Tulane Studies in Zoology 11(2).</em> 31-71.
page(s): 56 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1950a). The Porifera of the Bermuda Archipelago. <em>Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 27 (1): 1-154.
page(s): 99 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rützler, K.; van Soest, R. W. M.; Piantoni, C. (2009). Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico. <i>in</i>: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A & M Press, College Station, Texas. 285–313. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Hechtel, G.J. (1969). New species and records of shallow-water Demospongiae from Barbados, West Indies. <em>Postilla.</em> 132, 1-38., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.part.12977
page(s): 32; note: allocated to Timea [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source Lehnert, H.; Heimler, W. (2001). Description of the North Jamaican <i>Timea micraster</i> n.sp. (Porifera: Demospongiae: Hadromerida: Timeidae). <em>Beaufortia.</em> 51 (12): 213-220.
page(s): 218 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 23571, geounit Northern Gulf of Mexico [details]
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Taxonomy De Laubenfels' (1950) and Little's (1963) Halicometes stellata is a Timea according to Hechtel (1969), who transfered it to Timea stellata. However, it is not the same species as Bowerbank's T. stellata (Bowerbank, 1866). Lehnert & Heimler, 2001 erected Timea hechteli for it. [details]