Plakortis Schulze, 1880

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 : 212

publication ID

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

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5617738

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/E622879F-FFD8-CC45-15D9-FE8DFD8E0F8B

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Plazi

scientific name

Plakortis Schulze, 1880
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Genus Plakortis Schulze, 1880

Definition. Plakinidae with the skeleton formed by diods, with a variable abundance or absence of triods. Diactine derived microscleres (microrhabds), quasiamphiasters, spined diods and spheres may be present in some species; calthrops are absent ( Muricy 2011).