Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Demospongiae > Order Poecilosclerida > Suborder Microcionina > Family Raspailiidae > Subfamily Raspailiinae > Genus Raspailia > Subgenus Raspailia (Raspailia)

Raspailia (Raspailia) ramosa (Montagu, 1818)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RaspailiaNardo, 1833accepted genus name

Species group names

Spongia ramosa Montagu, 1818 basionym
Raspailia pumila (Bowerbank, 1866) synonym
Raspailia ramosa (Montagu, 1818) synonym; alternate representation
Spongia ramosa Montagu, 1818 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 French: rameau de chocolat

Literature

original description

Montagu, G. 1818. An Essay on Sponges, with Descriptions of all the Species that have been discovered on the Coast of Great Britain. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society 2(1): 67-122, pls III-XVI.

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.

additional source

Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103

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External Links

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Citation

van Soest, R. (2011). Raspailia (Raspailia) ramosa (Montagu, 1818). In: Van Soest, R.W.M, Boury-Esnault, N., Hooper, J.N.A., R├╝tzler, K, de Voogd, N.J., Alvarez de Glasby, B., Hajdu, E., Pisera, A.B., Manconi, R., Schoenberg, C., Janussen, D., Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M., Picton, B., Kelly, M., Vacelet, J. (2011) World Porifera database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133150

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

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Last modified

2010-05-31 by Rob van Soest

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