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A systematic revision of the central West Atlantic: Halichondrida (Demospongiae, Porifera). Part III: Description of valid species
M.C. Diaz, S.A. Pomponi, R.W.M. Van Soest

The Central West Atlantic Halichondrida were revised to produce a better-defined classification of the group. The revised extant species are described here. They include seven new species and fourteen common Central West Atlantic species (along with one new combination). A key to the genera and species of Central West Atlantic Halichondrida is also provided.

Keywords: Taxonomy, Porifera, Halichondrida, systematic revision, Atlantic Ocean
Contents of this volume Sci. Mar. 57(4) : 283-306 Back PDF
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