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Porifera taxon details

Haliclona (Gellius) cymaeformis (Esper, 1806)

166343  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:166343)

accepted
Species
Adocia fibulatus var. microsigma (Dendy, 1916) (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Gellius cymiformis (genus transfer and misspelling of species name)
Gellius fibulatus var. microsigma Dendy, 1916 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Gellius microsigma Dendy, 1916 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Haliclona (Gellius) cymiformis (misspelling of species name)
Sigmadocia symbiotica Bergquist & Tizard, 1967 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Spongia cymaeformis Esper, 1806) Esper, E.J.C. 1806. Fortsetzungen der Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen. ZweyterTheil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 25-48, pls LXV-LXX
page(s): 43, plate LXIX figs 1-2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Type locality contained in South India and Sri Lanka  
type locality contained in South India and Sri Lanka [from synonym] [view taxon] [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. Haliclona (Gellius) cymaeformis (Esper, 1806). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=166343 on 2019-10-17
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (of Sigmadocia symbiotica Bergquist & Tizard, 1967) Bergquist, P.R.; Tizard, C.A. (1967). Australian Intertidal Sponges from the Darwin Area. <em>Micronesica.</em> 3 (2): 175-202.
page(s): 183-184 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia cymaeformis Esper, 1806) Esper, E.J.C. 1806. Fortsetzungen der Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen. ZweyterTheil. (Raspe: Nürnberg): 25-48, pls LXV-LXX
page(s): 43, plate LXIX figs 1-2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Gellius fibulatus var. microsigma Dendy, 1916) Dendy, A. (1916). Report on the non-Calcareous Sponges collected by Mr. James Hornell at Okhamandal in Kattiawar in 1905-6. <em>Report to the Government of Baroda on the Marine Zoology of Okhamandal in Kattiawar.</em> 2: 93-146, pls I-IV.
page(s): 107 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (HKRMS) ERM. (2003). The Proposed Submarine Gas Pipelines from Cheng Tou Jiao Liquefied Natural Gas Receiving Terminal, Shenzhen to Tai Po Gas Production Plant, Hong Kong. EIA report. Submitted to The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited. [details]   

additional source Hooper, J.N.A. (2008). Sponges. Pp 170-186. In: P. Hutchings, M.J. Kingsford & I.O. Hoegh-Guldberg (eds). he Great Barrier Reef: Biology, Environment and management. CSIRO Publishing: Melbourne.
page(s): 173 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lim, S.C.; De Voogd, N.J.; Tan, K.S. 2008. A guide to sponges of Singapore. Science Centre Singapore, Pp. 1-173. [details]   

additional source Huang, Y.M.; de Voogd, N.J.; Cleary, D.F.R.; Li, T.H.; Mok, H.K.; Ueng, J.P. (2016). Biodiversity pattern of sub-tidal sponges (Porifera: Demospongiae) in the Penghu Archipelago (Pescadores), Taiwan. <i>In</i>: Schönberg CHL, Fromont J, Hooper NA, Sorokin S, Zhang W, de Voogd N (eds) New Frontiers in Sponge Science. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 96: 417-427., available online at http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=10189484&fileId=S002531541500017X
note: No morphological description in this study but there is one in the Master thesis of Tsung-Hsuan Li (2013), co-author of the paper. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (of Gellius cymiformis) Ridley, S.O. (1884). Spongiida. <em>Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Alert', 1881-2. (British Museum (Natural History): London).</em> 366-482, pls 39-43; 582-630, pls 53-54.
page(s): 425; note: Although Ridley cited Esper's name correctly, he changed it without explanation. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (of Chalina cymaeformis (Esper, 1806)) Dendy, A. (1905). Report on the sponges collected by Professor Herdman,at Ceylon, in 1902. <em>In: Herdman, W.A. (Ed.), Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar. 3 (Supplement 18). (Royal Society: London).</em> Pp. 57-246, pls I-XVI.
page(s): 151-152 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (of Haliclona (Gellius) cymiformis) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (of Gellius fibulatus var. microsigma Dendy, 1916) Dendy, A. (1922). Report on the Sigmatotetraxonida collected by H.M.S.‘Sealark' in the Indian Ocean. <i>In</i>: Reports of the Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905, Vol. 7. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 18 (1): 1-164, pls 1-18.
page(s): 26 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (of Adocia fibulatus var. microsigma (Dendy, 1916)) Burton, M. (1959). Sponges. <em>In: Scientific Reports. John Murray Expedition 1933-34. 10(5). British Museum (Natural History): London.</em> Pp. 151-281.
page(s): 220 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (of Gellius cymiformis) Vacelet, J.; Vasseur, P. (1971). Éponges des récifs coralliens de Tuléar (Madagascar). <em>Téthys.</em> Supplément 1: 51-126.
page(s): 112 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source  (of Gellius cymiformis) Lévi, C. (1967). Démosponges Récoltées en Nouvelle-Calédonie par la Mission Singer-Polignac. <em>Expédition Française sur les récifs coralliens de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, Paris.</em> 2: 13-28, pls I-III.
page(s): 24-25, Fig. 8; note: This species lives in association with the red algae Ceratodictyon spongiosum Zanardini, 1878. Sigmas are centrotylotes, which is unusual, and oxeas can be quite thick (compared to previous descripti...  
This species lives in association with the red algae Ceratodictyon spongiosum Zanardini, 1878. Sigmas are centrotylotes, which is unusual, and oxeas can be quite thick (compared to previous descriptions): this makes this identification a bit suspicious.
 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (of Sigmadocia symbiotica Bergquist & Tizard, 1967) Van Soest, R.W.M. (1982). A small collection of sponges (Porifera) from Hong Kong. <i>In:</i> B.S.Morton & C.K. Tseng (eds) The Marine Flora and Fauna of Hong Kong and Southern China. <em>(Proceedings 1st International Marine Biolology Workshop).</em> p. 85-95.
page(s): 89 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (of Isodictya cymaeformis (Esper, 1806)) Ehlers, E. (1870). Die Esper'schen Spongien in der zoologischen Sammlung der K. Universität Erlangen. (E.Th. Jacob: Erlangen): 1-36.
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (of Adocia fibulatus var. microsigma (Dendy, 1916)) Burton, M. (1934). Sponges. <em>Scientific Reports of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition 1928-29.</em> 4 (14): 513-621, pls 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49517195#page/667/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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