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Porifera taxon details

Placospongia Gray, 1867

132044  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:132044)

accepted
Genus
Placospongia melobesioides Gray, 1867 (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. (1867). On <i>Placospongia</i>, a new generic form of Spongiadae in the British Museum. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 127-129.
page(s): 128 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Homonymy This is a senior synonym of Placospongia Wu Xi-chun, 1989 (fossil Hexactinellida, Lyssacinosida, Keriogastrospongiidae)....  
Homonymy This is a senior synonym of Placospongia Wu Xi-chun, 1989 (fossil Hexactinellida, Lyssacinosida, Keriogastrospongiidae). The fossil genus name needs to be replaced. [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. Placospongia Gray, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=132044 on 2019-10-18
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). On <i>Placospongia</i>, a new generic form of Spongiadae in the British Museum. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 127-129.
page(s): 128 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Physcaphora Hanitsch, 1895) Hanitsch, R. (1895). Notes on a Collection of Sponges from the West Coast of Portugal. <em>Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society.</em> 9:205-219, pls xii-xii. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Rützler, K. (2002). Family Placospongiidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 196-200. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).  [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source Vosmaer, G.C.J.; Vernhout, J.H. (1902). The Porifera of the Siboga-Expedition. I. The genus <i>Placospongia</i>. <i>In</i>: Weber, M. (Ed.), Siboga-Expeditie. Uitkomsten op zoologisch, botanisch, oceanographisch en geologisch gebied verzameld in Nederlandsch Oost-lndië 1899-1900aan boord H.M. ‘Siboga' onder commando van Luitenant ter Zee 1e kl. G.F. Tydeman. 9 (Monographie VIa) (E.J. Brill, Leiden): 1-17, pls. 1-V. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). Porifera, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 85-103. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (of Physcaphora Hanitsch, 1895) Van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). Porifera, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 85-103. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (of Physcaphora Hanitsch, 1895) Rützler, K. (2002). Family Placospongiidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 196-200. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).  [details]  Full text PDF 
 
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Homonymy This is a senior synonym of Placospongia Wu Xi-chun, 1989 (fossil Hexactinellida, Lyssacinosida, Keriogastrospongiidae). The fossil genus name needs to be replaced. [details]
 



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