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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLessepsia Keller, 1883 
AphiaID: 184769

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 editorHaplosclerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLessepsia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Haliclona) Grant, 1836
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLessepsia violacea Keller, 1883 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalinidae Gray, 1867
Source  original description Keller, C. (1883). Die Fauna im Suez Kanal und die Diffusion der mediterranen und erythraischen Thierwelt. Eine thiergeographische Untersuchung. Neue Denkschriften der allgemeinen Schweizerischen Gesellschaft fur die gesammten Naturwissenschaften. 28 (3): 1-39. [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLessepsia violacea Keller, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaliclona (Haliclona) violacea (Keller, 1883)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuez canal [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:184769
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Date   action   by
2005-12-12 17:12:35Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-02-13 18:41:16Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2008-01-06 19:07:48Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Lessepsia Keller, 1883. 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://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=184769 on 2015-06-03
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