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Porifera taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophorina 
AphiaID: 131602

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 editorHeteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetractinellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophorina (Suborder)
Authority Sollas, 1887
Status accepted
Rank Suborder
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetractinellida
Sources  original description Sollas, W.J. 1887. Sponges. Pp. 412-429. In: Black, A. and C. (Eds), Encyclopaedia Britannica, 9th edition. 22. (Edinburgh). [details]

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae Schmidt, 1870
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalthropellidae Lendenfeld, 1907
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallistidae Sollas, 1888
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeodiidae Gray, 1867
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsoraphiniidae Schrammen, 1924
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacandrewiidae Schrammen, 1924
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopeltidae Sollas, 1888
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachastrellidae Carter, 1875
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhymaraphiniidae Schrammen, 1924
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhymatellidae Schrammen, 1910
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleromidae Sollas, 1888
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheneidae Carter, 1883
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTheonellidae Lendenfeld, 1903
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoosidae Cockerell, 1925
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrombidae Sollas, 1888
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVulcanellidae Cárdenas, Xavier, Reveillaud, Schander & Rapp, 2011
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectonidae Rosell, 1996 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoosidae Cockerell, 1925
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophorida incertae sedis Hooper & Maldonado, 2002 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachastrellidae Carter, 1875
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoppatiidae accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae Schmidt, 1870
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDaedalopeltidae De Laubenfels, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeopeltidae Sollas, 1888
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellettidae Carter, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAncorinidae Schmidt, 1870
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attributes Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFeedingtype filter feeder (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorifera) [details]
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Since Morrow & Cárdenas' (2015) revision of the higher taxa of the Demospongiae, Astrophorida sensu Lévi, 1973 (and sensu Hooper & Van Soest, 2002) is recognized as a suborder Astrophorina of the order Tetractinellida, with the same content as previously, but with desma-bearing families added. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131602
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2005-11-16 13:28:14Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2005-12-28 19:00:22Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-05-18 10:05:01Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2009-11-20 14:36:03Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
2015-04-22 06:11:52Z  changed  van Soest, Rob
  
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  Citation: van Soest, R. (2015). Astrophorina. 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2015) World Porifera database. Accessed through: 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.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P. (2015) World Porifera database at http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=131602 on 2015-07-02
   


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