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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra contorta (Bowerbank, 1866) 
AphiaID: 236225

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcarea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalcinea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrinida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaltidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscandra Haeckel, 1872
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscaltis contorta (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAscetta spinosa Lendenfeld, 1891 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrina contorta (Bowerbank, 1866) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrina spinosa (Lendenfeld, 1891) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrina spinosa (von Lendenfeld, 1891) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathrina spongiosa (Kölliker, 1864) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenia contorta Bowerbank, 1866 (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa spongiosa Kölliker, 1864 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Sources  original description Bowerbank, J.S. 1866a. A Monograph of the British Spongiadae. Volume 2. (Ray Society: London): i-xx, 1-388. (look up in IMIS[details] [full text]

new combination reference Haeckel, E. 1870d. Prodromus eines Systems der Kalkschwämme. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Medicin und Naturwissenschaft 5: 236-254 (also appeared in English as: Haeckel, E. 1870. Prodromus of a system of the Calcareous sponges. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 5: 176-191). [details] [full text]

new combination reference Klautau, M; Azevedo, F; Cóndor-Luján, B; Rapp, HT; Collins, A; Russo, CAM. 2013. A Molecular Phylogeny for the Order Clathrinida Rekindles and Refines Haeckel's Taxonomic Proposal for Calcareous Sponges. Integrative and Comparative Biology; doi: 10.1093/icb/ict039, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/icb/ict039
page(s): 12 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
France
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBanyuls-sur-Mer [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Seas [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth European Atlantic Shelf [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCroatian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorItalian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (27 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236225
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-01-08 07:54:33Z  created  de Haas, Henk
2010-08-04 17:05:57Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2013-07-17 12:43:36Z  changed  Klautau, Michelle
  
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  Citation: Klautau, M.; van Soest, R.; de Haas, H. (2014). Ascandra contorta (Bowerbank, 1866). 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=236225 on 2014-07-10
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