Species Overview

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Prosuberites sp. Bakus & Green, 1987

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SPONGE:
Shape: no information
Size: no information
Color_Preserved: Grey-white
HABITAT:
BenthicRegion: Marine: Subtidal to Deep water: Attached to rock
Depth: 2--667 m
Distribution: Southern California: Tanner Bank and Santa Cruz Basin.

CHARACTERS

Ectosome:
Dermal membrane: with plush of spicules
Megasclere:
Shape: Subtylostyles-heads mucronate
Length: 150 -278- 650 Ám
Width: 3 -8- 11 Ám
Skeleton:
Composition: Silicate
Megasclere:
Shape: Styles
Length: 610-2263-4960 Ám
Width: 7-16-40 Ám