Phorbas fictitius (Bowerbank, 1866)

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Animalia (Kingdom) > Porifera (Phylum) > Demospongiae (Class) > Heteroscleromorpha (Subclass) > Poecilosclerida (Order) > Hymedesmiidae (Family)


Anchinoe fictitius (Bowerbank, 1866)
Hymedesmia (Hymedesmia) proteidea (Schmidt, 1868)
Hymedesmia fictitia (Bowerbank, 1866)
Hymedesmia proteidea (Schmidt, 1868)
Microciona fictitia Bowerbank, 1866
Myxilla proteidea Schmidt, 1868
Plumohalichondria fictitia (Bowerbank, 1866)

International References

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