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Dictyoceratida Minchin 1900

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Dictyoceratida is an order of sponges. There are 667 species of Dictyoceratida, in 41 genera and 5 families. It includes groups like Spongiidae, Verticillitidae, and Irciniidae. They are omnivores. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Dictyoceratida Minchin 1900. View this species on GBIF