Polymastia atlantica

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Taxonavigation: Polymastiida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Parazoa
Phylum: Porifera
Classis: Demospongiae
Subclassis: Heteroscleromorpha
Ordo: Polymastiida

Familia: Polymastiidae
Genus: Polymastia
Species: Polymastia atlantica


Polymastia atlantica Samaai & Gibbons, 2005: 19

  • Holotype: SAM-H4891 (fragment of holotype BMNH 1997.5.12.88), collected by M.J. Gibbons on 7 November 1996.
  • Type locality: “Justin’s Cave, Oudekraal, Cape Town (33°58’S, 18°20’E), depth 9–10 m”.


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