Damiriana schmidti   (Ridley,  1884) (Sponge)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Demospongiae


Synonym (s)
Crella schmidti Ridley, 1884
Damiria australiensis Dendy, 1896
Damiria schmidti Topsent, 1897
Damiriana hawaiiana De Laubenfels, 1950
Damiriana schmidti Levi, 1958
Dendoricella schmidti Hentschel, 1909

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh, Adathra Island INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Suheli INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kalpeni INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Minicoy INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2002) Lakshadweep Islands biodiversity strategy and action plan (Version: 3)
  • Thomas, PA (1973) Marine Demospongiae of Mahe Island in the Seychelles bank (Indian Ocean) 35065 Available at - CMFRI, Kochi
  • Thomas, PA; Gopinadha Pillai, CS and Rajagopalan, MS (1996) Demospongiae of the Gulf of Kutch Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin, India 38(1&2) 124-132 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Thomas, PA (1989) Sponge fauna of Lakshadweep Marine living resources of the union territory of Lakshadweep: An indicative survey with suggestions for development Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI 43 150-161 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/8213/1/Bulletin_No_43.pdf

Page last updated on:2011-04-26

Back to Search