WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptosastra constellata Topsent, 1904

133670

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133670

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymedesmia constellata (Topsent, 1904) (reverted genus transfer)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Topsent, E. (1904). Spongiaires des Açores. Résultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies par le Prince Albert I. Monaco. 25: 1-280, pls 1-18.
page(s): 194-195 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDistribution Azores Canaries Madeira  
Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality contained in Azores Canaries Madeira [details]
van Soest, R. (2005). Leptosastra constellata Topsent, 1904. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=133670 on 2017-11-19

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-12-12 19:27:27Z
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original description Topsent, E. (1904). Spongiaires des Açores. Résultats des campagnes scientifiques accomplies par le Prince Albert I. Monaco. 25: 1-280, pls 1-18.
page(s): 194-195 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hooper, J.N.A. (2002). Family Hemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889, in: Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Ed.) (2002). Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. pp. 186-195. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. 2001. Porifera, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 85-103 (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Stephens, J. 1921 [1920]. Sponges of the Coasts of Ireland. II. The Tetraxonida (concluded). Scientific Investigations of the Fisheries Branch. Department of Agriculture for Ireland 1920(2): 1-75, pls I-VI.
page(s): 63 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Leptosastra constellata is a perplexing sponge sharing characters of Hemiasterellidae (a crust of asters) and Hymedesmiidae (basal acanthostyles). Various assignments of authors reflect these ambiguous characters. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MOM [details]