Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Demospongiae > Order Poecilosclerida > Suborder Myxillina > Family Crellidae > Genus Crella > Subgenus Crella (Yvesia)

Crella (Yvesia) pyrula (Carter, 1876)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CrellaGray, 1867accepted genus name

Species group names

Cometella pyrula Carter, 1876 basionym
Yvesia lobata Arnesen, 1903 basionym
Yvesia pedunculata Topsent, 1890 basionym
Yvesiella pyrula (Carter, 1876) basionym
Cometella pyrula Carter, 1876 synonym
Crella lobata (Arnesen, 1903) synonym
Crella pedunculata (Topsent, 1890) synonym
Crella pyrula (Carter, 1876) synonym; alternate representation
Yvesia lobata Arnesen, 1903 synonym
Yvesia pedunculata Topsent, 1890 synonym
Yvesiella pyrula (Carter, 1876) synonym


original description

Carter, H.J. 1876. Descriptions and Figures of Deep-Sea Sponges and their Spicules, from the Atlantic Ocean, dredged up on board H.M.S.‘Porcupine’, chiefly in 1869 (concluded). Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 18(105): 226-240; (106): 307-324; (107): 388-410;(108): 458-479, pls XII-XVI.

basis of record

Van Soest, R.W.M. 2002. Family Crellidae Dendy, 1922. Pp. 556-566. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 1 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).





External Links



van Soest, R. (2014). Crella (Yvesia) pyrula (Carter, 1876). 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:169084




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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