Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980

Sim-Smith, Carina, Hickman, Cleveland & Kelly, Michelle, 2021, New shallow-water sponges (Porifera) from the Galápagos Islands, Zootaxa 5012 (1), pp. 1-71 : 22

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5012.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:56C6852D-AAE0-4B6B-AB57-919CD62DAEC1

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5162282

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/D3075148-FFCE-FFEE-FF67-8B29B510CD44

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980
status

 

Family Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980

Genus Neopetrosia Laubenfels, 1949

Diagnosis. Petrosiidae with finely hispid surface produced by fine brushes of oxeas issued from subectosomal tracts, and a compact choanosomal network combining rounded meshes with a superimposed anisotropic reticulation. Megascleres oxeas ≤ 200 mm long ( Desqueyroux-Faúndez & Valentine, 2002).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Porifera

Class

Demospongiae

Order

Haplosclerida

Family

Petrosiidae

Loc

Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980

Sim-Smith, Carina, Hickman, Cleveland & Kelly, Michelle 2021
2021
Loc

Neopetrosia

Laubenfels 1949
1949