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Porifera name details

Spongia lamella (Schulze, 1879)

556512  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:556512)

alternate representation (subgenus assignment)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Euspongia officinalis var. lamella Schulze, 1879) Schulze, F.E. (1879). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. Siebente Mittheilung. Die Familie der Spongidae. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32: 593-660, pls XXXIV-XXXVIII.
page(s): 617; pl XXXV fig 4 [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. Spongia lamella (Schulze, 1879). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=556512 on 2019-11-14
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2010-12-20 11:27:57Z
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2015-03-27 10:05:20Z
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2015-04-15 12:48:39Z
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original description  (of Euspongia officinalis var. lamella Schulze, 1879) Schulze, F.E. (1879). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. Siebente Mittheilung. Die Familie der Spongidae. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32: 593-660, pls XXXIV-XXXVIII.
page(s): 617; pl XXXV fig 4 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Pronzato, R.; Manconi, R. (2008). Mediterranean commercial sponges: over 5000 years of natural history and cultural heritage. <em>Marine Ecology.</em> 29 (2), 146-166., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0485.2008.00235.x
page(s): 154-156 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Idan T., Shefer S., Feldstein T., Yahel R., Huchon D. and Ilan M. (2018). Shedding light on an East-Mediterranean mesophotic sponge ground community and the regional sponge fauna. <em>Mediterranean marine science.</em> 19(1), 84-106., available online at https://ejournals.epublishing.ekt.gr/index.php/hcmr-med-mar-sc/article/view/13853
page(s): 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Castritsi-Catharios, J.; Magli, M.; Vacelet,J. (2007). Evaluation of the quality of two commercial sponges by tensile strength measurement. <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK.</em> 87: 1765–1771.
note: comparison of Mediterranean and Philippines Elephant Ear [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Neotype MSNG 54199, geounit Ionian Sea [details]
From editor or global species database
Additional information All specimens identified as Spongia agaricina from Mediterranean are in fact Spongia lamella. Both species are known under the vernacular name "Elephant ear", but S. agaricina is a species from Philippines area only and S.lamella is from Mediterranean Sea and adjacent waters [details]


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