Leucosolenia discoveryi

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Taxonavigation: Leucosoleniida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Porifera
Classis: Calcarea
Subclassis: Calcaronea
Ordo: Leucosoleniida

Familia: Leucosoleniidae
Genus: Leucosolenia
Species: Leucosolenia discoveryi


  • Leucosolenia discoveryi Jenkin, 1908: 6

Syntypes: BMNH 1907.8.6.5, 1907.8.6.6-8, and 1907.8.6.7-13, collected by National Antarctic Expedition (HMS Discovery) between 1901–1904.

Type locality: “Winter Quarters”, Hut Point, Antarctic.


Primary references[edit]

  • Jenkin, C.F. 1908. Porifera. III.–Calcarea. pp. 1–50, pls. XXVII–XXXVIII In National Antarctic Expedition, 1901–1904. Natural History. Volume IV. Zoology. Printed by Order of the Trustees of the British Museum: London. BHL Reference page