Species Overview

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Hymeniacidon sp. A Hartman, 1975

Synonyms:

SPONGE:
Shape: Thickly encrusting
Color_Alive: Orange-brown to orange-tan
HABITAT:
Benthic Region: Bays: Low Intertidal
Distribution: Central California

CHARACTERS

Surface:
Texture: Smooth
Contour: with with pointed processes 2.0 cm or > in length
Choanosome:
Architecture: Spicules arranged in vague plumose tracts with irregularly scattered spicules between
Skeleton:
Composition.T.Silicate:
Architecture: Spicules arranged in vague plumose tracts with irregularly scattered spicules between
Megasclere:
Shape: Style
Length: 127 - 285- 363 Ám
Width: 3.6 - 8.0 - 12.0 Ám