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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta digitata (Pulitzer-Finali, 1993) 
AphiaID: 555841

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 editorStelletta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelletta Schmidt, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalthropella digitata Pulitzer-Finali, 1993 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Pulitzer-Finali, G. 1993. A collection of marine sponges from East Africa. Annales Museo Civico Storia Naturale "Giacomo Doria" 89: 247-350. [details]

new combination reference Van Soest, R.W.M.; Beglinger, E.J.; De Voogd, N.J. 2010. Skeletons in confusion: a review of astrophorid sponges with (dicho-)calthrops as structural megascleres (Porifera, Demospongiae, Astrophorida). Zookeys 68: 1-88. [details] [full text]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Kenya Banks [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Monsoon Current Coast [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:555841
Taxonomic
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2010-12-15 10:30:55Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Stelletta digitata (Pulitzer-Finali, 1993). 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=555841 on 2014-08-23
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