A pale yellow sponge species with encrusting lobate form. Size of about 20 cm.
This species is a member of a family group that has species known to cause severe dermatitis reactions of the skin on contact. There are over 50 species in this genus occurring in oceans worldwide and over a large depth range.
Reef and jetty areas, to depth of 10 m.
Port Phillip in Victoria.
Plankton or particles
Recorded in Australia
sp. MoV 6699
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed