Chalinidae Gray, 1867

Vicente, Jan, Zea, Sven & Hill, Russell T., 2016, Sponge epizoism in the Caribbean and the discovery of new Plakortis and Haliclona species, and polymorphism of Xestospongia deweerdtae (Porifera), Zootaxa 4178 (2), pp. 209-233 : 218

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4178.2.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7A957617-C37C-41C8-9A8C-D7BB9178638C

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5617744

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/E622879F-FFD2-CC4F-15D9-F9D0FCC70964

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Plazi

scientific name

Chalinidae Gray, 1867
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Family Chalinidae Gray, 1867

Definition. Haplosclerida with a delicate reticulate choanosomal skeleton of uni-, pausi- or multispicular primary lines, which are regularly connected by unispicular secondary lines. Ectosomal skeleton, if present, a regularly hexagonal, unispicular, tangential reticulation ( De Weerdt 2002).