Hyrtios erectus (Keller, 1889)

Catalog Number: YPM IZ 087020
Department: Invertebrate Zoology
Scientific Name: Hyrtios erectus (Keller, 1889)
Taxonomy: Animalia; Porifera; Demospongiae; Dictyoceratida; Thorectidae
Common Name: demosponges; sponges; animals
Locality: Pacific Ocean, Pacific Ocean; Palau; Koror Island; Iwayama Bay, 5-15 ft
Description: IZ number 87020; lot count 1; Microslide 01, balsam, section; other number 100.7
All Determinations: Hyrtios erectus

Heteronema erecta
HYPOTYPE. See: Bergquist, Patricia R. 1965. The Sponges of Micronesia, Part I. The Palau Archipelago. Pacific Science. 19 (2): 123-204.

Thorectopsamma mela
Det. by: Patricia R. Bergquist
Preparations: microslide
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IZ.087020: Hyrtios erectus; High resolution image available upon request. Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History; photo by D. Drew, 2018 metadata updated: 5 May 2018 12:54:51
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