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Porifera taxon details

Ianthella Gray, 1869

169687  (

Basta Oken, 1815 (unavailable name)
Haddonella Sollas, 1903 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J.E. (1869). Note on <i>Ianthella</i>, a new genus of keratose sponges. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1869: 49-51. [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. (2019). World Porifera Database. Ianthella Gray, 1869. Accessed at: on 2019-12-13
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original description Gray, J.E. (1869). Note on <i>Ianthella</i>, a new genus of keratose sponges. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1869: 49-51. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Haddonella Sollas, 1903) Sollas, I.B.J. (1903). On <i>Haddonella topsenti</i>, gen. et sp.n., the structure and development of its pithed fibres. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 7(12): 557-563.
page(s): 558 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Basta Oken, 1815) Oken, L. (1815-1816). <em>Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil: Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung: Fleischlose Thiere.</em> Leipzig: C.H. Reclam & Jena: A. Schmid. xxviii + 842 pp. + xviii, 40 pls., available online at
page(s): 77 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Bergquist, P.R.; Kelly-Borges, M. (1995). Systematics and biogeography of the genus <i>Ianthella</i> (Demospongiae: Verongida: Ianthellidae) in the South-West Pacific. <em>The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.</em> 12: 151-176.
page(s): 152 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lendenfeld, R. von. (1889). A Monograph of the Horny Sponges. (Trübner and Co.: London). iii-iv, 1-936, pls 1-50., available online at;view=1up;seq=1
page(s): 683-694 [details]   

additional source Bergquist, P.R.; Cook, S.D.C. (2002). Family Ianthellidae Hyatt, 1875, <B><I>in</I></B>: Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.) (2002). <i>Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges.</i> pp. 1089-1093 (look up in IMIS[details]  Full text PDF 

additional source Bergquist, P.R. (1980). A revision of the supraspecific classification of the orders Dictyoceratida, Dendroceratida and Verongida (class Demospongiae). <em>New Zealand Journal of Zoology.</em> 7 (4): 443-503.
page(s): 497 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (of Haddonella Sollas, 1903) Hooper, J.N.A.; Wiedenmayer, F. (1994). Porifera. <i>In</i>: Wells, A. (ed.) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 12. Melbourne, CSIRO. , available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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