Xestospongia De Laubenfels, 1932

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 : 222

publication ID

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

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DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5617756

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scientific name

Xestospongia De Laubenfels, 1932
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Genus Xestospongia De Laubenfels, 1932

Definition. Petrosiidae with an ectosomal skeleton consisting only of anisotropic reticulation of single spicules or spicule tracts ( Desqueyroux-Faúndez & Valentine 2002).