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Ceratoporella nicholsoni (Hickson, 1911)

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Ceratopora nicholsoni Hickson, 1911 · unaccepted (genus transfer)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Ceratopora nicholsoni Hickson, 1911) Hickson, S.J. 1911. On <i>Ceratopora</i>, the type of a new family of Alcyonaria. Proceedings of the Royal Society (B) 84: 195-200. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Greater Antilles  
type locality contained in Greater Antilles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Carballo, J.L.; Cárdenas, P.; Díaz, M.-C.; Dohrmann, M.; Downey, R.; Hajdu, E.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Kelly, M.; Klautau, M.; Manconi, R.; Morrow, C.C. Pisera, A.B.; Ríos, P.; Rützler, K.; Schönberg, C.; Vacelet, J.; van Soest, R.W.M. (2022). World Porifera Database. Ceratoporella nicholsoni (Hickson, 1911). Accessed at: on 2022-12-08
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
2010-04-05 14:14:43Z

original description  (of Ceratopora nicholsoni Hickson, 1911) Hickson, S.J. 1911. On <i>Ceratopora</i>, the type of a new family of Alcyonaria. Proceedings of the Royal Society (B) 84: 195-200. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Hartman, W.D.; Goreau, T.F. (1966). <i>Ceratoporella</i>, a living sponge with stromatoporoid affinities. <em>American Zoologist.</em> 6 (4): 262. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lehnert, H.; van Soest, R.W.M. (1996). North Jamaican deep fore-reef sponges. <em>Beaufortia.</em> 46 (4): 53-81.
page(s): 67-68; fig 8, 57 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lehnert, H.; van Soest, R.W.M. (1998). Shallow water sponges of Jamaica. <em>Beaufortia.</em> 48 (5): 71-103.
page(s): 83 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Macintyre, I.G.; Rützler, K.; Norris, J.N.; Fauchald, K. (1982). A submarine cave near Columbus Cay, Belize: a bizarre cryptic habitat. <i>In</i>: K. Rützler and I.G. Macintyre (Eds.). The Atlantic Barrier Reef Ecosystem at Carrie Bow Bay, Belize, I: Structure and Communities. Washington, DC,. <em>Smithsonian Press, Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Science.</em> 127-141., available online at
page(s): 134 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Alcolado, P.M. 1980. Esponjas de Cuba. Nuevos registros. Poeyana 197: 1-10.
page(s): 7-8 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Rützler, K.; van Soest, R. W. M.; Piantoni, C. (2009). Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico. <i>in</i>: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A & M Press, College Station, Texas. 285–313. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Bayer, F.M., Muzik, K.M. (1977). An Atlantic helioporan coral (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 90: 975–984., available online at
page(s): 975 [details]   

additional source Hartman, W.D.; Willenz, P. (1990). Organization of the choanosome of three Caribbean sclerosponges. <i>In</i>: Rützler K (ed) New Perspectives in Sponge Biology. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington DC, pp 228-236.
page(s): 229 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Vacelet, J. (2002 [2004]). Family Astroscleridae, Pp. 824-830. <i>In</i>: Hooper, J.N.A. & Van Soest, R.W.M.(eds) <i>Systema Porifera - A Guide to the Classification of Sponges</i> (2 volumes). Kluwer Academic/Plenum, NY, 1708+ XLVIII. ISBN 978-1-4615-0747-5 (eBook electronic version). [details]  Full text PDF 

source of synonymy Hickson, S.J. (1912). Change in the name of a genus of Alcyonaria. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> 40: 351. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

biology source Gilis, M.; Grauby, O.; Willenz, P.; Dubois, P.; Heresanu, V.; Baronnet, A. (2013). Biomineralization in living hypercalcified demosponges: Toward a shared mechanism?. <em>Journal of Structural Biology.</em> 183(3): 441-454., available online at
page(s): 444-445 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

biology source Rosenheim, B.E.; Swart, P. K.; Willenz, P. (2009). Calibration of sclerosponge oxygen isotope records to temperature using high-resolution δ18O data. <em>Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta.</em> 73(18): 5308-5319., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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