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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectona higgini Carter, 1880 
AphiaID: 189910

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 editorAlectona (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectona higgini (Carter, 1880)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelectona de Laubenfels, 1936
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectona Carter, 1879
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 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material The Liverpool Museum type material (ex ZI.3033) was destroyed during WWII. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Manaar, India [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:189910
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-10-06 14:20:30Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Alectona 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=189910 on 2014-04-19
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