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Porifera name details

Merriamium tortugasensis Laubenfels, 1936

239052  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:239052)

 unaccepted (genus transfer, junior synonym and agreement in gender)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1936). A Discussion of the Sponge Fauna of the Dry Tortugas in Particular and the West Indies in General, with Material for a Revision of the Families and Orders of the Porifera. <em>Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication.</em> 467 (Tortugas Laboratory Paper 30) 1-225, pls 1-22.
page(s): 83-84; pl 11 fig 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  USNM 22418, geounit Floridian  
Holotype USNM 22418, geounit Floridian [details]
Nomenclature The species name is to be changed to tortugasense because genus name and species name must agree in gender (ICZN art. 31.2)  
Nomenclature The species name is to be changed to tortugasense because genus name and species name must agree in gender (ICZN art. 31.2) [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. Merriamium tortugasensis Laubenfels, 1936. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=239052 on 2019-10-19
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original description Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1936). A Discussion of the Sponge Fauna of the Dry Tortugas in Particular and the West Indies in General, with Material for a Revision of the Families and Orders of the Porifera. <em>Carnegie Institute of Washington Publication.</em> 467 (Tortugas Laboratory Paper 30) 1-225, pls 1-22.
page(s): 83-84; pl 11 fig 1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002). Family Hymedesmiidae. <em>in: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M. (eds). Systema Porifera, a guide to the classification of sponges.</em> Pp 575-593. Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, New York. [details]  Full text PDF 

additional source 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): 48 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype USNM 22418, geounit Floridian [details]
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature The species name is to be changed to tortugasense because genus name and species name must agree in gender (ICZN art. 31.2) [details]

Spelling The name tortugasensis was misspelled as tortuganensis in the Abstract of Van Soest, 1984. [details]


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