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Porifera taxon details

Axos Gray, 1867

170585  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:170585)

accepted
Genus
Axos cliftoni Gray, 1867 (type by original designation)
Echinospongia Gray, 1870 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
feminine
Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII.
page(s): 545-546 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Van Soest, R.W.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2021). World Porifera Database. Axos Gray, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=170585 on 2021-03-05
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original description Gray, J.E. (1867). Notes on the Arrangement of Sponges, with the Descriptions of some New Genera. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1867(2): 492-558, pls XXVII-XXVIII.
page(s): 545-546 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Echinospongia Gray, 1870) Gray, J.E. (1870). Note on a new genus of sponge from West Australia. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (4) 6: 272. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Hooper, J.N.A. (1986). Revision of the marine sponge genus <i>Axos</i> Gray (Demospongiae: Axinellida) from north-west Australia. <em>The Beagle, Occasional Papers of the Northern Territory Museum of Arts and Sciences.</em> 3 (1): 167-189. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hooper, J.N.A. (2002). Family Hemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889. pp. 186-195 <i>in</i>: Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (Eds.). Systema Porifera: a guide to the classification of sponges. (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow). (look up in IMIS[details]  Full text PDF 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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