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Sponges       1 Species found
Massive Form
Suberites ficus (domuncula) Distribution

Sulphur sponge ; hermit sponge
Einsiedler-Korkschwamm ; Feigenschwamm
Orange de mer ; Subérite figue
Esponja del ermitaño
Spugna del paguro
The tropical Atlantic
The temperate Atlantic
The Mediterranean
Surrounding and environment
  • The species develops on the reef
  • The species can be found between 1 and 1000 Meters
  • Uncommon Species
  • General characteristics of the species
  • Diameter of the animal : 40 cm
  • The animal is in the form of a mass
  • The surface looks smooth
  • The animal can show variable colouring
  • Relationship with humans
  • The species is exploited in the following sector(s) :
    - Chemistry/pharmacy.

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