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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropus arenosus van Soest & Beglinger, 2008 
AphiaID: 380202

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 Van Soest, R.W.M.; Beglinger, E.J. 2008. Tetractinellid and hadromerid sponges from the Sultanate of Oman. Zoölogische Mededelingen Leiden 82 (53): 749-790. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Oman
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOman [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Arabian Sea [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ZMA Por. 17475, locality Oman (Dhofar, Mirbat, Hino) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Asteropus arenosus
Asteropus arenosus
Asteropus arenosus
Asteropus arenosus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:380202
Taxonomic
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2009-01-09 08:33:43Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Asteropus arenosus van Soest & Beglinger, 2008. 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=380202 on 2014-08-29
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