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The Polymastia Species (Demosponges, Hadromerida) of the Atlantic Area

  • N. Boury-Esnault
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 13)

Synopsis

A revision of the genus Polymastia has been undertaken within the Atlantic area. The importance is stressed for a very precise description of the skeleton. Thirteen Polymastia species are recognized and redescribed. A table with discriminating characters for the 13 species is included.

Keywords

Transverse Section Longitudinal Section Main Body External Character Atlantic Area 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Boury-Esnault
    • 1
  1. 1.UA 41, Station marine d’EndoumeCentre d’Océanologie de MarseilleMarseilleFrance

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