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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra alcicornis (Gray, 1858) 
AphiaID: 559034

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 editorCalcaronea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucosolenida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrantiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (reverted genus transfer)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras alcicornis Gray, 1858
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra Haeckel, 1872
Sources  original description Gray, J.E. 1858a. Description of Aphroceras, a New Genus of Calcareous Spongiadae brought from Hong-Kong by Dr. Harland. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 26: 113-114, pl. X. [details] [full text]

new combination reference Haeckel, E. 1872b. Die Kalkschwämme. Eine Monographie in zwei Bänden Text und einem Atlas mit 60 Tafeln Abbildungen. (G. Reimer:Berlin): (1: 1-484) 2: 1-418 (3: pls 1-60). [details] [full text]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra alcicornis var. caespitosa Haeckel, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras caespitosa (Haeckel, 1872)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucandra alcicornis var. cladocora Haeckel, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphroceras cladocora (Haeckel, 1872)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
China
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHong Kong [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:559034
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2011-02-04 15:57:46Z  created  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2014). Leucandra alcicornis (Gray, 1858). 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=559034 on 2014-09-17
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