Contributions to Zoology, 71 (4) (2002)

Svenzea, a new genus of Dictyonellidae (Porifera: Demospongiae) from tropical reef environments, with description of two new species

Belinda Alvarez , Rob W.M. van Soest , Klaus R├╝tzler

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, PO Box 4646, Darwin NT 0801, Australia.belinda.glasby@nt.gov.au

Zoological Museum, Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam PO Box 94766, 1090 GT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.soest@science.uva.nl

Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Washington DC 20560-0163, U.S.A.ruetzler.klaus@nmnh.si.edu

Keywords: Porifera, Demospongiae, Dictyonellidae, new genus, new species, Svenzea, cristinae, , Svenzea, devoogdae