Xestospongia testudinaria   (Lamarck)  1815 (Sponge)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Haplosclerida
Family:Petrosiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Alcyonium testudinarium Lamarck 1815
(Genus transfer)
Petrosia testudinaria (Lamarck) 1815
(Genus transfer)
Reniera crateriformis Carter 1882
Reniera testudinaria (Lamarck) 1815
(Genus transfer)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA (Record: 2006)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Pattanayak, JG (2006) Marine sponges of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Records of the Zoological Survey of India- Occasional Paper No: 255 Zoological Survey of India 164


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