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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropus haeckeli Dendy, 1905 
AphiaID: 190109

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 editorAncorinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropus Sollas, 1888
Source  original description Dendy, A. 1905. Report on the sponges collected by Professor Herdman,at Ceylon, in 1902. Pp. 57-246, pls I-XVI. 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). [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Sri Lanka
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSri Lanka [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth India and Sri Lanka [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:190109
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-12-18 15:00:44Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-14 10:56:55Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Asteropus haeckeli Dendy, 1905. 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=190109 on 2014-07-25
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