Spicules cylindrical or compressed, broadest where apophyses arise, narrowing gradually toward both ends. Sphere with large pores of irregular size and shape, and wide bars, forked once. Basal ends of spicules forming central mass. Accessory spines with barb-like hooks, length 1/3 of spicules. Diameter of sphere: 0.09-0.10 mm; spicule length: 0.10-0.15 mm.
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Acantharia Order Arthracanthida Suborder Sphaenacantha Family Dorataspidae Genus Pleuraspis Species Pleuraspis costata
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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