WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropus 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of Mannar  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Gulf of Mannar [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Gulf of Manaar, Sri Lanka [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This was synonymized with Asteropus simplex by...  
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]
van Soest, R. (2008). Asteropus haeckeli. In: 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.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=190109 on 2017-12-11

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2005-12-18 15:00:44Z
created
2008-03-14 10:56:55Z
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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
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]