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Dictyoceratida


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(class Demospongiae, subclass Ceractinomorpha)

An order of sponges which have no spicules. The skeleton is composed entirely of organic fibres, which may enclose detritus. A tough dermis is present. The fibre structure is quite complex. The order includes the commercial sponges used by humans.

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