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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectona higgini (Carter, 1880) 
AphiaID: 170401

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 editorAstrophorida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoosidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectona (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectona de Laubenfels, 1936
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectona higgini Carter, 1880
Sources  original description Carter, H.J. 1880b. Report on Specimens dredged up from the Gulf of Manaar and presented to the Liverpool Free Museum by Capt.W.H. Cawne Warren. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 6(31):35-61, pls IV-VI; 129-156, pls VII, VIII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South India and Sri Lanka [details]
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mannar [details]
From other sources
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170401
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2005-07-27 15:04:39Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-09-09 16:45:37Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-04-19 13:48:59Z  checked  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Delectona higgini (Carter, 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.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=170401 on 2014-09-16
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