Callyspongia alcoladoi

Callyspongia alcoladoi

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Haplosclerida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Porifera
Classis: Demospongiae
Subclassis: Heteroscleromorpha
Ordo: Haplosclerida

Family: Callyspongiidae
Genus: Callyspongia
Subgenus: Callyspongia (Cladochalina)
Species: Callyspongia (Cladochalina) alcoladoi

NameEdit

Callyspongia alcoladoi Busutil, García-Hernández, Díaz & Pomponi, 2018

Holotype: ANC 02.035 [Acuario Nacional de Cuba (Havana, Cuba)], Cuba, Joint Cuba–U.S. Expedition R/V F.G. Walton Smith, site C–53B, 5 June 2017, Collectors: M.C. Díaz & L. Busutil.
Type locality: Punta del Fraile (NW Punta Maisí, Eastern tip of Cuba), 20.323166º N 74.232412º W, depth 51.5 m,mesophotic coral reef
Etymology: named after Pedro M. Alcolado

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