Porifera

  • Sponges
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3314
Family Aplysiidae
Name Dendrilla rosea
Notes Branching
Distribution Adelaide to Sydney and around Tasmania
Photograph details Settlement Point 22/01/2000 Photographed by Leon Altoff
Note predation by small pink opisthobranch. The opisthobranch is illustrated the mollusc section.

 

1516
Family Tethyiidae
Name Tethya sp.
Photograph details Reef Point 3/04/1998 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

503
Name Grey encrusting/vasiform sponge
Photograph details Reef Island 13/04/1997 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

2014
Name Orange finger sponge.
Photograph details Portarlington 5/03/1998 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

615
Name Pink/fawn vasiform sponge
Photograph details Jawbone 25/05/1997 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

621
Name Small cream/brown vasiform sponge
Photograph details Jawbone 25/05/1997 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

1201
Name ?Mycale sp
Photograph details Cape Paterson 8/02/1998 Photographed by Leon Altoff

 

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