Phyllospongia papyracea   (Esper)  1794 (Sponge)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Porifera
Class: Demospongiae
Order:Dictyoceratida
Family:Thorectidae

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Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 2003)

Literature Source(s)
  • Alfred, JRB; Das, AK and Sanyal, AK (Eds.) (1998) Faunal diversity in India ZSI, Calcutta 1-497 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Tamer, H; Serehy, EL; Mohamedc, H; Zakaria, S; Soest, V and Rob, WM (2004) Description and classification of dictyoceratid sponges from the northern Red Sea Beaufortia Bulletin Zoological Museum 54 (6) 81-91
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in

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