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Definition of the noun Demospongiae
What does Demospongiae mean as a name of something?
Demospongiae is a class of Porifera.
- synonym: class Demospongiae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Porifera
- order Agelasida
- order Axinellida
- order Biemnida
- order Bubarida
- order Chondrillida
- order Chondrosiida
- order Clionaida
- order Dendroceratida
- order Desmacellida
- order Dictyoceratida
- order Haplosclerida
- order Merliida
- order Poecilosclerida
- order Polymastiida
- order Scopalinida
- order Sphaerocladina
- order Spongillida
- order Suberitida
- order Tethyida
- order Tetractinellida
- order Trachycladida
- order Verongiida
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
Count per one degree cell 1 - 9 10 - 99 100 - 999 1000 - 9999 10000 - 99999 100000+
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by Rensheng Xu, Yang Ye, Weimin Zhao
Class Demospongiae is the largest group with the widest distribution. It is usual to observe the co-occurrence of symbiotic microbes in sponges. Secondary metabolites from sponges include lipid, terpene, nitrogenous compound (alkaloid , ...
by Murrary P. Pendarvis, John L. Crawley
Class Demospongiae is the largest class of sponges, usually brilliantly colored with monaxonal or tetrax onal siliceous spicules, sometimes bound together by spongin. Members of this class have leuconoid canal systems. One family of this ...
by Ramjee Pallela, Hermann Ehrlich
Among the sponges, Demospongiae is the largest and most diverse class, which unites sponges with siliceous spicules (either monaxonic or tetraxonic, never triaxonic) and/or with a skeleton of organic fibers or fibrillar collagen (Van Soest ...
Demospongiae is the most speciose class, representing almost 85% of the phylum. These are the only sponges that have invaded freshwater and that developed carnivory. Hexactinellida are mainly deep-sea sponges and are the only ones ...
Thereare three recognized classes ofextant sponge: Demospongiae, Hexactinellida, andCalcarea (Table1).Some have suggested, with compelling evidence, thata fourth group (the Homoscleromorpha) be distinguished asa separate class.
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
Demospongea See DEMOSPONGIAE. Demospongiae (Demospongea; phylum * Porifera) A class of sponges which occur in both marine and freshwater environments.
by Michael Allaby
Demospongea (Demospongiae) (phylum 'Porifera) A class of sponges that first appears in the 'Cambrian. The soft tissue of the skeleton is supported by siliceous 'spicules, each spicule consisting of either a single ray (monaxon) or four rays ...
by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley
Myosporidea Sarcomastigophora Actinopodea Phytomastigophora Rhizopodea Zoomastigophora Sporozoa Piroplasmea Sporozea Porifera Calcaria Demospongiae Hexactinellida Sclerospongiae Cnidaria Anthozoa Hydrozoa Scyphozoa ...
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Of or pertaining to the Demospongiae. II. n.
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
DEMOSPONGIAE. A class of sponges (Porifera) of complex structure, including the sponges of commerce and the freshwater sponges. The members of this class have siliceous spicules which are never 6-rayed, a spongin skeleton, or a ...
by Sir Edwin Ray Lankester
DEMOSPONGIAE. Tribe a. MoMAxoSIDA. }\ Order 1. MONAXONA. Family 1. TETHYID.E.—Skeleton consisting of radiately arranged strongyloxeas (except in the genus Chondrilla, which is without megascleres) and large spherasters.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Demospongiae (dé-mö-spon'ji-é), n. pl. [NL., < Gr. Ógog, the people (see deme2, 2), + aröyyoc, sponge.] In Sollas's classification of sponges, a subclass of Silicispongiae in which sexradiate spicules are absent. It is divided into two orders, ...
To Inspire Ambition, to Stimulate the Imagination, to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style, and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge, Such is the Purpose of this Work by Guy Stanton Ford
Demospongiae, mixed types, skeleton of silica or ...
Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1903)
An Original Work of Reference to the Words in the English Language, Giving a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use
Of, or belonging to, the Demospongiae.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: A work of Universal Reference in all Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World (1906)
Demospongiae (de-mo-spon' ji-e), n.. pi. [NL., < Gr. Srjjioc, the people (see deme2, 2), + aniyyoc, sponge.] In Sollas's classification of sponges, a subclass of Silitispongim in which sexradiate spicules are absent. It is divided into two orders, ...
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Scrabble value of D2E1M3O1S1P3O1N1G2I1A1E1
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