Spongiae

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Spon·​gi·​ae
-ēˌē

taxonomic synonym of porifera

-spongiae

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noun plural combining form

"
: sponges
in names of orders and other higher groups of sponges
Silicispongiae

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Latin, plural of spongia sponge

Noun plural combining form

New Latin, from Latin spongiae

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“Spongiae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Spongiae. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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