Esperiopsis cimensis

Esperiopsis cimensis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Poecilosclerida 

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

Familia: Esperiopsidae
Genus: Esperiopsis
Species: Esperiopsis cimensis

NameEdit

Holotype: ZMA Por. 07282.
Type locality: Cape Verde Islands, SW of Ilheu Rombos, SE of Ilheu de Cima, depth 165 m, hard bottom with yellow calcareous sand, coll. R.W.M. Van Soest, CANCAP 7 Expedition stat. 030/05, 14.95°N 24.65°W, Van Veen grab, 23 Aug. 1986.
Etymology: Named after the type locality, Ilheu de Cima.

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