A purple to beige sponge species with spherical to conulose form. Size of about 15 cm.
These sponges are often covered with a fine layer of sand grains. They belong to the class Demospongiae, a group that accounts for approximately 85% of all living sponge species.
Sand and muddy areas, to depth of 10 m.
Port Phillip in Victoria.
Plankton or particles
Recorded in Australia
sp. MoV 6677
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed