WoRMS taxon details

Porifera

558  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:558)

Grant, 1836
accepted
Phylum
Class Calcarea
Class Demospongiae
Class Hexactinellida
Class Homoscleromorpha

Class Porifera incertae sedis (temporary name)

Class Calcispongia accepted as Calcarea (preoccupied by a genus)
Class Calcispongiae accepted as Calcarea (synonym)
Class Hyalospongiae accepted as Hexactinellida (junior synonym)
Class Sclerospongiae accepted as Demospongiae (disused)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Grant, R.E. (1836). Animal Kingdom. Pp. 107-118. In: Todd, R.B. (Ed.),The Cyclopaedia of Anatomy and Physiology. Volume 1. (Sherwood,Gilbert, and Piper: London): 1-813. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
WoRMS (2018). Porifera. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=558 on 2018-08-21
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original description Grant, R.E. (1836). Animal Kingdom. Pp. 107-118. In: Todd, R.B. (Ed.),The Cyclopaedia of Anatomy and Physiology. Volume 1. (Sherwood,Gilbert, and Piper: London): 1-813. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Eds.). (2002). Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of Sponges. Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow. 2 Volumes. 1706 pp. ISBN 0-306-47260-0. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M.; Debrenne, F. (2002). Phylum Porifera Grant, 1826. pp. 9-14 in: Hooper, J.N.A.; van Soest, R.W.M. (Eds.) Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. Volume 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 



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Dutch sponzen  [details]
English sponges  [details]
French éponges  [details]
German Schwämme  [details]
Italian spugne  [details]
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