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Verongula praetexta (Hyatt, 1875)

169673  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169673)

 unaccepted (junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Aplysina praetexta Hyatt, 1875) Hyatt, A. (1875). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part I. <em>Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 2: 399-408, pl. XIII.
page(s): 405 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Taxonomy Bergquist & Cook, 2002 for unexplained reasons reversed the decision of Wiedenmayer (1977) to consider Verongula praetexta...  
Taxonomy Bergquist & Cook, 2002 for unexplained reasons reversed the decision of Wiedenmayer (1977) to consider Verongula praetexta a junior synonym of Verongula gigantea. We follow Wiedenmayer's guidance in this matter as he compared and discussed this issue. [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. (2021). World Porifera Database. Verongula praetexta (Hyatt, 1875). Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=169673 on 2021-09-22
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (of Aplysina praetexta Hyatt, 1875) Hyatt, A. (1875). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part I. <em>Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 2: 399-408, pl. XIII.
page(s): 405 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Wiedenmayer, F. (1977). Shallow-water sponges of the western Bahamas. <em>Experientia Supplementum.</em> 28: 1-287, pls 1-43. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Bergquist & Cook, 2002 for unexplained reasons reversed the decision of Wiedenmayer (1977) to consider Verongula praetexta a junior synonym of Verongula gigantea. We follow Wiedenmayer's guidance in this matter as he compared and discussed this issue. [details]


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