Spongiidae

plural noun Spon·gi·idae \ spənˈjīəˌdē , spän- \

Definition of Spongiidae

:a family of horny sponges (order Keratosa) that have solid spongin fibers enclosing an axial core — see spongia

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Origin and Etymology of spongiidae

New Latin, from Spongia, type genus + -idae


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