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Haplosclerida Topsent 1928

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Haplosclerida is an order of sponges. There are 1058 species of Haplosclerida, in 31 genera and 6 families. This order has been around since the ladinian age. It includes groups like Calcifibrospongiidae, Niphatidae, and Callyspongiidae. They are omnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They are sessile animals.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • 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.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Haplosclerida Topsent 1928. View this species on GBIF