Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Porifera > Class Hexactinellida > Subclass Hexasterophora > Order Lyssacinosida > Family Euplectellidae

Corbitellinae Gray, 1872

Rank: Subfamily
Taxon Status: accepted


Atlantisella Tabachnick, 2002
Hertwigia Schmidt, 1880
Regadrella Schmidt, 1880
Rhabdopectella Schmidt, 1880


original description

Gray, J.E. 1872b. On a new Genus of Hexaradiate and other Sponges discovered in the Philippine Islands by Dr. A.B. Meyer. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 10(56): 134-139.

basis of record

Tabachnick, K. 2002. Family Euplectellidae Gray, 1867. Pp. 1388-1434. In Hooper, J. N. A. & Van Soest, R. W. M. (ed.) Systema Porifera. A guide to the classification of sponges. 2 (Kluwer Academic/ Plenum Publishers: New York, Boston, Dordrecht, London, Moscow).

additional source

Ijima, I. 1902a. Studies on the Hexactinellida. Contribution II. (The genera Corbitella and Heterotella). Journal of the College of Sciences, Imperial University of Tokyo 17(9): 1-34, pl. I.



External Links



van Soest, R. (2014). Corbitellinae Gray, 1872. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez de Glasby, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schoenberg, C.; Janussen, D.; Tabachnick, K.R., Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Cristina Díaz, M.; Cárdenas, P. (2014) World Porifera database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:171848




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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