A sandy-yellow sponge species, flabelliform to irregular form. Size of about 30 cm.
These sponges typically exude copious amounts of thick mucus when handled. The cortex of these sponges is armoured due to incorporation of sand into the outer layer of the skeleton.
Reef areas, at depths of 3-30 m.
Port Phillip in Victoria.
Plankton or particles
Recorded in Australia
sp. MoV 6713
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed