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Alectona mesatlantica Vacelet, 1999

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IP-2015-466

Taxonomy

Porifera
Demospongiae
Tetractinellida
Thoosidae
Alectona mesatlantica Vacelet, 1999

Origin

Saint Peter & Saint Paul Rocks, mid-Atlantic Ridge
Indien
Mission SAINT PAUL
Nautile
Submersible
1998-01-06
2030

Determination

Vacelet J. HOLOTYPE
, . - Planktonic armoured propagules of the excavating sponge Alectona (Porifera: Demospongiae) are larvae: evidence from Alectona wallichii and A. mesatlantica sp. nov.. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 44: 627-642
 
Citation: p. 635-637 fig. 4 (A)