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Table 1 Spicule measurements for G. garoupa sp. nov. Minimum − mean − maximum length/width, in μm

From: Seven new species of sponges (Porifera) from deep-sea coral mounds at Campos Basin (SW Atlantic)

  MNRJ 7349 (holotype) MNRJ 7348 (paratype) MNRJ 7355 (paratype) MNRJ 14077 (paratype) MNRJ 14082 (paratype)
Oxeas I. 1014–2100–2650/50–63–71
II. 201–210–222/10–11–12
I. 1265–2119–2500/50–63–71
II. 195–208–221/10–11–12
I. 1050–2419–3000/50–67–75
II. 220–225–227/10–11–12
I. 2889–3520.7–3918/34–42.2–48
II. 252–310.4–349/5–5.8–7
I. 1287–1790.4–2145/34–38.8–44
II. 262–474.3–718/10–12.2–14
Ortho/dichotriaene r: 1250–1744–2878/99–120–140
c: 291–381.2–582/cl: 485–693.5–805
r: 1600–2670–3275/50–187–200
c: 281–392.8–543/cl: 504–684.8–873
r: 2789–2990–3100/52–176–275
c: 213–392.4–601
cl: 465–696.9–854
r: 2402–2885.7–3232/72–100.9–116
c: 301–483.5–669
cl: 698–848.7–970
r: 1725–1865–2125 (n = 5)/61–109.3–144
c: 291–379.2–436 (n = 11)
cl: 630–759.8–912 (n = 9)
Plagiotriaene r: n.r./7.5 (n = 1)
c: 60 (n = 1)
cl: 110 (n = 1)
r: > 3750/12–20 (n = 7)
c: 75–130 (n = 7)
cl: 90–270 (n = 7)
r: n.r./15 (n = 1)
c: 130 (n = 1)
cl: 150 (n = 1)
n.r. r: n.r./12.5 (n = 1)
c: 50 (n = 1)
Sterraster 123–130–137 130–139–144 133–140–144 108–116.4–123 126–136.5–155
Additional euasters Ox I. 25–45.7–70
Ox II. 50–63.2–90
St. 6–8–10
Ox I. 15–40.5–65
Ox II. 30–48.0–90
St. 6–11–15
Ox I. 25–44.2–65
Ox II. 55–64.5–90
St. 6–9–15
Ox I. 20–31.9–50
Ox II. 25–42.5–75 (n = 4)
St. 6–7.8–10
Ox I: 17–27.7–55
Ox II: 22–31.2–40 (n = 6)
St. 6–8.8–12
  1. r. rhabdome, c. clade, cl. cladome, Ox. oxyaster, St. strongylaster