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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciospongia pikei (Hyatt, 1877) 
AphiaID: 557282

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 editorDictyoceratida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThorectidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThorectinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciospongia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciospongia Burton, 1934
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpongia (Spongia) pikei (Hyatt, 1877) (genus transfer)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStelospongos pikei Hyatt, 1877 (genus transfer)
Sources  original description Hyatt, A. 1877. Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII. [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Republic of Mauritius
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorManning-Hawkesbury [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Islands [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Hyatt (1877) gives as locality Mauritius, but Whitelegge reports this species also from New South Wales, Australia. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:557282
Taxonomic
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2010-12-27 09:26:09Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Fasciospongia pikei (Hyatt, 1877). 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=557282 on 2014-07-26
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