CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Porifera (phylum)  »  Demospongiae (class)  »  Halichondrida (order)  »  Dictyonellidae (family)

CAAB Code: 10 092025     Taxa superceded by 10 135004 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Stylissa carteri    (Dendy, 1889)
CAAB category: 10 - Porifera Distribution map:

Occurrence locations shown as circles - View CSIRO Catch records

CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Catalogue Number: MIIC-00053
CSIRO Specimen Reference: IN2015_C02-179-106
Survey: IN2015_C02 [details]
Date of image: 09-December-2015 00:12
Position: -34.2778° 132.693°
Depth: 194.7 metres
Image supplied by: Karen Gowlett-Holmes  @CSIRO 2020
Family: Dictyonellidae (sponges) - show full list
Common Name: [a sponge]
Recent Synonyms: Axinella carteri
Acanthella carteri
Phakellia carteri
Acanthella aurantiaca
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 10 135902     Stylissa spp.
Organism Type: a sponge

Cleveland (CSIRO) D0000144|D0000168
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Hooper, J.N.A. Wiedenmayer, F., 1994, Zoological catalogue of Australia. Volume 12. Porifera. CSIRO, Melbourne
Scientific Name
verified against
Alvarez, B. Hooper, J.N.A., 2010. Taxonomic revision of the order Halichondrida (Porifera: Demospongiae) from northern Australia. Family Dictyonellidae., The Beagle, Records of the Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory., Vol. 26: 13-36.
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