Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Demospongiae > Order Poecilosclerida > Suborder Myxillina > Family Hymedesmiidae > Genus Phorbas

Phorbas plumosus (Montagu, 1818)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PhorbasDuchassaing & Michelotti, 1864accepted genus name
Anchinoe Gray, 1867 synonym
Plumohalichondria Carter, 1876 synonym
Pronax Gray, 1867 synonym
Stylostichon Topsent, 1892 synonym
Suberotelites Schmidt, 1868 synonym

Species group names

Spongia plumosa Montagu, 1818 basionym
Stylostichon plumosum (Montagu, 1818) basionym
Spongia plumosa Montagu, 1818 synonym
Stylostichon plumosum (Montagu, 1818) synonym

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.

basis of record

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). Phorbas plumosus (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:133688

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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

2007-09-03 by Rob van Soest

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