Clathrina coriacea (White Lace Sponge) is a species of sponges in the family Clathrinidae. It is a filter feeder. It has asexual reproduction and sexual reproduction; it is a protogynous hermaphrodite.
Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
Definition: Hard framework, internal or external, which supports and protects softer parts of plant, animal or unicellular organism, and to which muscles usually attach in animals, includes skeletons (derived from Lawrence, 2005).