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(class Demospongiae, subclass Ceractinomorpha)

An order of sponges which lack spicules. Some also lack skeletons composed of organic fibres. When fibres do occur they emanate from a basal sponge plate in a branching fashion. Generally they do not incorporate detritus.

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