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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos Gray, 1867 
AphiaID: 170585

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 editorHadromerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasterellidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos cliftoni Gray, 1867 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinospongia Gray, 1870 (junior synonym)
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1867a. Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII. [details] [full text]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos cliftoni Gray, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos flabelliformis Carter, 1879

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos anchorata Carter, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibulia anchorata (Carter, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos fibulata Carter, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelliodes fibulata (Carter, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxos spinipoculum Carter, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiacarnus spinipoculum (Carter, 1879)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170585
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Date   action   by
2005-07-10 18:05:41Z  created  db_admin
2010-02-23 09:31:40Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Axos Gray, 1867. 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=170585 on 2014-08-20
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