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Systema Porifera pp 1264-1266 | Cite as

Family Monorhaphididae Ijima, 1927

  • Konstantin R. Tabachnick

Abstract

Monorhaphididae Ijima (Hexactinellida: Amphidiscophora) is revised to contain only a single genus and single authentic species, Monorhaphis chuni. This family is well differentiated from other Amphidiscophora by the predominance of triactines (tauactines) amongst choanosomal megascleres.

Keywords

Porifera Hexactinellida Amphidiscophora Monorhaphis 

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© Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers, New York 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Konstantin R. Tabachnick
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  1. 1.Department of Bottom FaunaInstitute of Oceanology of Academy of Sciences of RussiaMoscowRussia

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