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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella carteri (Dendy, 1889) 
AphiaID: 220455

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 editorHalichondrida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinellidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylissa carteri (Dendy, 1889)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinella Schmidt, 1862
Sources  original description Dendy, A. 1889. Report on a Second Collection of Sponges from the Gulf of Manaar. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 3: 73-99,pls III-V. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOmani Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Indian Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMahe Island [details]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalindi [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnakao [details]
Mozambique Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorQuirimba Archipelago [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Porifera Collection 
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpecimen Reg. No 1600 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Erect expanded leaves up to 10 mm thick, 40 cm high. Short woody stalk with fleshy, blade-like lobes. Surface corrugated longitudinally, crinkly, softly spiky, and ridged. Colour dull orange brown to pink. Habitat: sandy fringing reefs, lagoons. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. Similar to Clathria frondifera (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220455
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-25 06:23:11Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-29 13:10:02Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Axinella carteri (Dendy, 1889). 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. (2014) World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220455 on 2014-09-23
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