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Porifera taxon details

Hemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889

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Genus Adreus Gray, 1867
Genus Axos Gray, 1867
Genus Galaxia Turner, 2020
Genus Hemiasterella Carter, 1879
Genus Leptosastra Topsent, 1904
Genus Liosina Thiele, 1899

Genus Echinospongia Gray, 1870 accepted as Axos Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
Genus Epallax Sollas, 1888 accepted as Hemiasterella Carter, 1879 (junior synonym)
Genus Hemiastrella accepted as Hemiasterella Carter, 1879 (misspelling of genus name)
Genus Kalastrella Kirkpatrick, 1903 accepted as Hemiasterella Carter, 1879 (junior synonym)
Genus Tylaspis Lévi & Lévi, 1983 accepted as Hemiasterella Carter, 1879 (junior synonym)
Genus Vibulinus Gray, 1867 accepted as Stelligera Gray, 1867 (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Lendenfeld, R. von. (1889). Das System der Spongien. <em>Biologisches Zentralblatt.</em> 9 (4): 113-127. [details]   
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. Hemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889. Accessed at: on 2021-07-26
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original description Lendenfeld, R. von. (1889). Das System der Spongien. <em>Biologisches Zentralblatt.</em> 9 (4): 113-127. [details]   

taxonomy 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 

taxonomy source Hooper, J. N. A. (2002 [2004]). Family Hemiasterellidae Lendenfeld, 1889. Pp. 186–195. <em>In: </em>Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2002 [2004]). <em>Systema Porifera. A Guide to the Classification of Sponges.</em> (2 volumes). Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publ., New York. 1708+XLVIII. ISBN 978-1-4615-0747-5 (eBook electronic version). [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Bermuda) Laubenfels, M.W. de. (1950). The porifera of the Bermuda archipelago. <em>Transactions of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 27(1): 1-154. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Morrow, C.; Cárdenas, P. (2015). Proposal for a revised classification of the Demospongiae (Porifera). <em>Frontiers in Zoology.</em> 12: 7., available online at
page(s): 12 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Morrow, C.; Cárdenas, P.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Picton, B.; McCormack, G.; Van Soest, R.; Collins, A.; Redmond, N.; Maggs, C.; Sigwart, J.; Allcock, L.A. (2019). Integrating morphological and molecular taxonomy with the revised concept of Stelligeridae (Porifera: Demospongiae). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 187 (1): 31-81., available online at
page(s): 75 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Van Soest, R.W.M. (2001). Porifera, <b><i>in</i></b>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification</i>. <em>Collection Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 85-103. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
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