Leucosoleniida

Leucosoleniida

[‚lü·kə‚sō·lə′nī·ə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of calcareous sponges in the subclass Calcaronea characterized by an asconoid structure and the lack of a true dermal membrane or cortex.
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Live specimens of Sycon raphanus [Schmidt] (Porifera, Calcarea, Calcaronea, Leucosoleniida, Sycettidae) and Suberites domuncula [Olivi] (Porifera, Demospongiae, Tetractinomorpha, Hadromerida, Suberitidae) were collected from the Adriatic Sea near Rovinj (Croatia).