Hyalospongia

Hyalospongia

Hy`a*lo*spon"gi*a\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? glass + ? a sponge.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of vitreous sponges, having glassy six-rayed, siliceous spicules; -- called also {Hexactinellin[ae]}.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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