Phlyctaenopora Topsent, 1904

Kelly, Michelle, 2021, First record of genus Phlyctaenopora in South Pacific waters, Zootaxa 4990 (3), pp. 596-600 : 596

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4990.3.13

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:710F5D24-87B8-4DA2-BEE4-EE5F7BB34BAD

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5088358

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/038787C0-243D-6E0A-FF03-FBBB18859811

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scientific name

Phlyctaenopora Topsent, 1904
status

 

Genus Phlyctaenopora Topsent, 1904

Phlyctaenopora Topsent, 1904: 199 .

Barbozia Dendy, 1922: 131 .

Type species. P. bitorquis Topsent, 1904: 199 ; pl. 2, fig. 4c (by monotypy).

Diagnosis. Massive, hemispherical, crustose, smooth with erect fistules; confused, compact choanosomal skeleton of ill-defined tracts of strongyles or oxeas; ectosomal skeleton a crust of oxeas and/or styles; microscleres include palmate anisochelae which may be basally spurred, sigmas, large plesiaster-like microxeas, and spined, amphiaster-like rhabds, the latter three may be absent (modified from Van Soest & Hajdu 2002).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Porifera

Class

Demospongiae

Order

Poecilosclerida

Family

Mycalidae

Loc

Phlyctaenopora Topsent, 1904

Kelly, Michelle 2021
2021
Loc

Phlyctaenopora

Topsent, E. 1904: 199
1904