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Sponge

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Sponges are animals of the phylum Porifera They are multicellular organisms that have bodies full of pores and channels allowing water to circulate through ...

Introduction to Porifera

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The approximately 5,000 living sponge species are classified in the phylum Porifera, which is composed of three distinct groups, the Hexactinellida (glass ...

ADW: Porifera: INFORMATION

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Description of the sponges and their taxonomy, from the Animal Diversity Web.

Phylum Porifera | the Shape of Life | The Story of the Animal Kingdom

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Sponges Sponges are considered the oldest animal group. They are multicellular but don't have tissues or organs The name porifera means 'pore bearer' in ...

Sponges - Porifera - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life

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Sponges (phylum Porifera) are an exclusively aquatic and, with a few exceptions (Vacelet and Boury-Esnault 1995), a filter-feeding group of animals. The group ...

Phylum Porifera - Sidwell Friends School

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Phylum Porifera: Definition, Characteristics & Examples - Video ...

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In this lesson, we will explore the phylum Porifera and look at the organisms that make up the group. We will discuss their key features, body...

Sponges: Phylum Porifera | The Delaware Geological Survey

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Phylum Porifera is a group of simple animals that includes the sponges. Porifera have no internal organs, nervous tissue, circulatory system, or digestive ...

Marine Species Identification Portal : Sponges - Phylum Porifera

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Description, classification, synonyms of Phylum Porifera - Sponges.

Sponges - Porifera - Details - Encyclopedia of Life

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Sponges (phylum Porifera) are an exclusively aquatic and, with a few exceptions (Vacelet and Boury-Esnault 1995), a filter-feeding group of animals. The group ...

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Phylum Porifera
Sponges are a diverse group of sometimes common types, with about 5000 species known across the world. Sponges are primarily marine, but around 150 species live in fresh water. Sponges have cellular-level organization, meaning that that their cells... More >>
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Life History and Ecology of Porifera

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Sponges come in an incredible variety of colors and an amazing array of shapes. They are predominantly marine, with the notable exception of the family ...

The Sponges (Phylum Porifera) - The Earth Life Web

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An introduction to the biology, classification and ecology of sponges, the phylum Porifera.

THE PHYLUM PORIFERA

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THE PHYLUM PORIFERA. THE SPONGES. INTRODUCTION. Sponges are among the most unusual animals. because of lifestyle and appearance originally  ...