Vosmaeria crustacea

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Suberitida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Porifera
Classis: Demospongiae
Subclassis: Heteroscleromorpha
Ordo: Suberitida

Familia: Halichondriidae
Genus: Vosmaeria
Species: Vosmaeria crustacea

NameEdit

Lectotype: SMNH Type N 1686a (dry specimen), collected by K. Fristedt, date unknown. [designated by Gerasimova, Erpenbeck & Plotkin (2008: 6)]

Type locality: “Gullmaren Bahusiae [=Bohuslän, Gullmaren]”, western Swedish Coast (Skagerrak Straight, North Sea), 54–125 m.

Paralectotypes (5): SMNH Type NN 1686b,c (1 whole dry specimen and 1 small dry fragment, respectively): same locality as lectotype; SMNH Type N 1198a,b (2 specimens in alcohol): Bohuslän, Gullmarsfjord, Kristineberg, depth unknown, coll. by H. Theel, 1879; SMNH Type N 1208 (1 specimen in alcohol): Bohuslän, depth unknown, coll. by K. Fristedt, 1876. [designated by Gerasimova, Erpenbeck & Plotkin (2008: 6)]

SynonymsEdit

  • Vosmaeria robusta Swartschewsky, 1906: 320 [synonymized by Rezvoj (1928)]

Holotype: Lost.

Type locality: White Sea.

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Fristedt, K. 1885. Bidrag till Kännedomen om de vid Sveriges vestra Kust lefvande Spongiæ. Kungliga Svenska vetenskapsakademiens handlingar 21(6): 1–56 + pls I–IV. BHL Reference page
  • Swartschewsky, B. 1906. Materialui dlya faunui ghubok Belago Morya i otchasti Murmanskogo poberjya (Monaxonida) (in Russian). Zapiski Kïevskago obshchestva estestvoispÿtatelei 20(2): 307–355 + pls 10–16.
  • Rezvoj, P.P. 1928. Contributions to the fauna of Porifera in the Barents Sea. Proceedings of the Institute of the North research 37: 67–94.
  • Gerasimova, E., Erpenbeck, D. & Plotkin, A. 2008. Vosmaeria Fristedt, 1885 (Porifera, Demospongiae, Halichondriidae): revision of species, phylogenetic reconstruction and evidence for split. Zootaxa 1694: 1–37. Abstract & excerpt. Reference page

LinksEdit