Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Demospongiae > Order Spirophorida > Family Tetillidae > Genus Craniella

Craniella cranium (Müller, 1776)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CraniellaSchmidt, 1870accepted genus name

Species group names

Alcyonium cranium Müller, 1776 basionym
Tethya cranium (Müller, 1776) basionym
Tethya cranium abyssorum Carter, 1876 basionym
Tethya cranium infrequens Carter, 1876 basionym
Tetilla abyssorum (Carter, 1876) basionym
Tetilla cranium (Müller, 1776) basionym
Tetilla infrequens (Carter, 1876) basionym
Alcyonium cranium Müller, 1776 synonym
Alcyonium globusum Tixier-Durivault, 1955 synonym
Tethya cranium (Müller, 1776) synonym
Tethya cranium abyssorum Carter, 1876 synonym
Tethya cranium infrequens Carter, 1876 synonym
Tetilla abyssorum (Carter, 1876) synonym
Tetilla cranium (Müller, 1776) synonym
Tetilla infrequens (Carter, 1876) synonym

Literature

original description

Müller, O.F. (1776) Zoologiae Danicae prodromus, seu animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum: characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Copenhagen, xii + 274 pp

basis of record

Van Soest, R.W.M.; Rützler, K. 2002. Family Tetillidae Sollas, 1888. Pp. 85-98. In: Hooper JNA, Van Soest RWM (eds) Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. Kluwer, Plenum, New York, pp. i-xlviii, 1-1704.

additional source

Cruz, T. 2002. Esponjas marinas de Canarias. Consejería de Política Territorial y Medio Ambiente del Gobierno de Canarias, S/C Tenerife. 260 pp.

additional source

Uriz, M.J. 1988. Deep-water sponges from the continental shelf and slope off Namibia (Southwest Africa): Classses Hexactinellida and Demospongia. Monografías de Zoología Marina 3: 9-157.

additional source

Boury-Esnault, N.; Pansini, M.; Uriz, M.J. 1994b. Spongiaires bathyaux de la mer d’Alboran et du golfe ibéro-marocain. Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle 160: 1-174.

additional source

Rützler, K., R. W. M. van Soest, and C. Piantoni. 2009. Sponges (Porifera) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 285–313 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

Lévi, C. 1960c. Spongiaires des côtes occidentales africaines. Bulletin de l’Institut français d’Afrique noire (A, Sciences naturelles) 22(3): 743-769.

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External Links

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Citation

van Soest, R. (2012). Craniella cranium (Müller, 1776). 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. (2012) 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:171330

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Occurrence

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Environment


marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

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Last modified

2006-10-03 by Rob van Soest

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