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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras alcicornis Gray, 1858 
AphiaID: 164228

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcaronea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras alcicornis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras Gray, 1858
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras Gray, 1858
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyathiscus actinia Haeckel, 1869 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra alcicornis (Gray, 1858) (reverted genus transfer)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1858a. Description of Aphroceras, a New Genus of Calcareous Spongiadae brought from Hong-Kong by Dr. Harland. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 26: 113-114, pl. X. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Hawaii [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Hong Kong [details]
From editor or global species database
China
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXianggang [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustralian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBassian [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHawaii [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern China [details]
From other sources
China
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHong Kong [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHawaiian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Hong Kong [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:164228
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-01-13 15:34:35Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Aphroceras alcicornis Gray, 1858. 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. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=164228 on 2014-12-28
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