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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta lactea Carter, 1871 
AphiaID: 133977

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDemospongiae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetractinellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophorina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta lactea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta Schmidt, 1862
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta lactea Carter, 1871
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDragmastra lactea (Carter, 1871) (reverted genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyriastra lactea (Carter, 1871) (reverted genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPilochrota lactea (Carter, 1871) (reverted genus transfer)
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1871a. A Descriptive Account of three Pachytragous Sponges growing on the Rocks of the South Coast of Devon. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 7(37): 1-15, pl. IV.
page(s): 9-11; pl IV fig 15 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Celtic Seas [details]
From editor or global species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Canaries Madeira [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH 468-EK3 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:133977
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-06-24 18:34:24Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Stelletta lactea. 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=133977 on 2015-08-31
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