Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980

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

publication LSID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5617754

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/E622879F-FFD6-CC4B-15D9-FF37FC2B0F7D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980
status

 

Family Petrosiidae Van Soest, 1980

Definition. Haplosclerida with an ectosomal skeleton consisting of an isotropic reticulation of single spicules or spicule tracts and a choanosomal skeleton verging towards an isotropic reticulation of spicule tracts, in which primary and secondary tracts are indistinct ( Van Soest et al. 1980).