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Table 5 Spicule measurements of Trachyteleia australis 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 7359 (holotype) MNRJ 7358 (paratype) MNRJ 8014 (paratype)
Ectosomal tylostyles 213–271–495/15–19.1–22 155–297–504/9–17.9–21 155–198–252/12–13–14.4
Choanosomal tylostyles 281–405–534/8–13.3–22 271–481–747/6–12.2–22 165–415–737/6–10.8–14.4
Exotyles 611–974 to >1484/8–10.7–12 640–871–1193/7–8.5–11 650–1040–1329/7–10.4–17
Choanosomal subtylostyles 659–1480–>3392/11–15.9–29 786–1868–>2037/9–16.3–29 776–1839–3841/8–15.4–31