Cliona carteri


Taxonavigation: Clionaida 

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

Familia: Clionaidae
Genus: Cliona
Species: Cliona carteri


Cliona carteri (Ridley, 1881)

  • Holotype: BMNH 1887.12.27.14.
  • Type locality: “Victoria Bank, off S. Brazil, lat. 20°42'S., long. 57°27'W., 39 fathoms”.


  • Vioa carteri Ridley, 1881: 129 [original combination]


Primary referencesEdit

  • Ridley, S.O. 1881. XI. Spongida. Horny and Siliceous Sponges of Magellan Straits, S.W. Chili, and Atlantic off SW Brazil. In: Günther, A. (Ed.). Account of the Zoological Collections made during the Survey of H.M.S. 'Alert' in the Straits of Magellan and on the Coast of Patagonia. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 49(1): 107–141, pls X–XI. BHL Reference page