Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Demospongiae > Order Poecilosclerida > Suborder Myxillina > Family Coelosphaeridae > Genus Lissodendoryx > Subgenus Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx)

Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis (Carter, 1882)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

LissodendoryxTopsent, 1892accepted genus name

Species group names

Lissodendoryx isodictyalis (Carter, 1882) basionym; alternate representation
Lissodendoryx isodictyalis (Carter, 1882) synonym; alternate representation


Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis var. paucispinosa Topsent, 1928


original description

Carter, H.J. 1882a. Some Sponges from the West Indies and Acapulco in the Liverpool Free Museum described, with general and classificatory Remarks. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 9(52): 266-301,346-368, pls XI-XII.

basis of record

Rützler, K.; Piantoni, C.; Díaz, M.C.. 2007. Lissodendoryx: rediscovered type and new tropical western Atlantic species (Porifera: Demospongiae: Poecilosclerida: Coelosphaeridae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK 87(6): 1491-1510 .

additional source

Van Soest, R.W.M. 1984b. Marine sponges from Curaçao and other Caribbean localities. Part III. Poecilosclerida. In: Hummelinck, P.W. & Van der Steen, L.J. (Eds), Uitgaven van de Natuurwetenschappelijke Studiekring voor Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen. No. 112. Studies on the Fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 62 (191): 1-173.





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection
Sponge Barcoding Database (Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis)
The Sponge Guide


van Soest, R. (2014). Lissodendoryx (Lissodendoryx) isodictyalis (Carter, 1882). In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, 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.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:168968




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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