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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellettinopsis euastrum Schmidt, 1880 
AphiaID: 134062

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 editorStellettinopsis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellettinopsis euastrum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellettinopsis Carter, 1879
Source  original description Schmidt, O. 1880b. Die Spongien des Meerbusen von Mexico (Und des caraibischen Meeres). Heft II. Abtheilung II. Hexactinelliden. Abtheilung III. Tetractinelliden. Monactinelliden und Anhang. Nachträge zu Abtheilung I (Lithistiden). Pp. 33-90, pls V-X. In: Reports on the dredging under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the USCSS ‘Blake’. (Gustav Fischer:Jena).
page(s): 76 [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ PORa-6572, locality Grenadian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy According to Schmidt (1880), this species has "disc spicules" (= aspidasters) similar to the ones he described in Penares euastrum (Schmidt, 1868), so Stellettinopsis euastrum may also be an Erylus species. The type needs to be re-examined. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:134062
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van Soest, Rob
2008-06-29 17:47:26Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2016-04-09 06:00:04Z  changed  Cárdenas, Paco
2016-10-06 11:12:41Z  changed  Cárdenas, Paco
  
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  Citation: Cárdenas, P.; van Soest, R. (2016). Stellettinopsis euastrum Schmidt, 1880. 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.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L. (2016). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=134062 on 2016-12-09
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