WoRMS taxon details

Asteropus haeckeli Dendy, 1905

190109  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:190109)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Dendy, A. (1905). Report on the sponges collected by Professor Herdman,at Ceylon, in 1902. In: Herdman, W.A. (Ed.), Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar. 3 (Supplement 18). (Royal Society: London). Pp. 57-246, pls I-XVI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Type locality contained in Gulf of Mannar  
type locality contained in Gulf of Mannar [details]
Note Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka [details]
Taxonomy This was synonymized with Asteropus simplex by Hentschel (1909) and Dendy himself (1916), but in view of the different oxea...  
Taxonomy This was synonymized with Asteropus simplex by Hentschel (1909) and Dendy himself (1916), but in view of the different oxea size ranges of A. haeckeli and A. simplex the synonymy is not accepted here. [details]
Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R. (2018). World Porifera database. Asteropus haeckeli Dendy, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=190109 on 2018-02-21
Date
action
by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
created
2008-03-14 10:56:55Z
changed

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original description Dendy, A. (1905). Report on the sponges collected by Professor Herdman,at Ceylon, in 1902. In: Herdman, W.A. (Ed.), Report to the Government of Ceylon on the Pearl Oyster Fisheries of the Gulf of Manaar. 3 (Supplement 18). (Royal Society: London). Pp. 57-246, pls I-XVI. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Taxonomy This was synonymized with Asteropus simplex by Hentschel (1909) and Dendy himself (1916), but in view of the different oxea size ranges of A. haeckeli and A. simplex the synonymy is not accepted here. [details]

Type locality Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka [details]

From other sources
Holotype BMNH [details]