Siphonochalina fortis


Taxonavigation: Haplosclerida 

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

Family: Callyspongiidae
Genus: Siphonochalina
Species: Siphonochalina fortis


Siphonochalina fortis Ridley, 1881: 111

  • Holotype: BMNH.
  • Type locality: “Portland Bay, Chili (in the channel between the chief island of the Madre-de-Dios archipelago and the mainland), 10 fathoms”.


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