Rhabdastrella globostellata   (Carter)  1883 (Sponge)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Astrophorida
Family:Ancorinidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Aurora globostellata (Carter) 1883
(Genus transfer)
Stelletta globostellata (Carter) 1883
(Genus transfer)
Stellettinopsis coriacea Carter 1886
(Genus transfer and Junior Synonym)
Stellettinopsis purpurea Carter 1886
(Genus transfer and Junior Synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 2003)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA (Record: 2006)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Pattanayak, JG (2006) Marine sponges of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Records of the Zoological Survey of India- Occasional Paper No: 255 Zoological Survey of India 164

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