Tedania tenuicapitata


Taxonavigation: Poecilosclerida 

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

Familia: Tedaniidae
Genus: Tedania
Subgenus: Tedania (Tedaniopsis)
Species: Tedania tenuicapitata


Tedania tenuicapitata Ridley, 1881: 124

  • Holotype: BMNH 1879.12.27.12.
  • Type locality: “Trinidad Channel, near Madre-de-Dios Islands, off S.W. Patagonia, 30 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