dcsimg

Image of sponges

Image of sponges

Description:

Figure 4.Cyamon amphipolyactinum sp. n., holotype ZMA Por. 22412, A shape (arrow) encrusting a fragment of sandstone (scale 1 cm) B long thin style B1 details of apices of long thin style C short thin style C1 details of apices of short thin style D short thick styles showing size variation D1 detail of head of short thick style E polyactines (three-, four-, five-, and seven-claded) and one amphipolyactine showing size differences E1 detail of bulbous end of lateral cladus F amphipolyactines full-grown and spined (left) next to incipient smooth spicule (right).

Source Information

license
cc-by-3.0
copyright
Rob van Soest, José Luis Carballo, John Hooper
bibliographic citation
Soest R, Carballo J, Hooper J (2012) Polyaxone monaxonids: revision of raspailiid sponges with polyactine megascleres ( Cyamon and Trikentrion) ZooKeys 239: 1–70
original
original media file
visit source
partner site
Zookeys
ID
zookeys.239.3734.sp_1_p_1