Species Overview

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Leucetta sagittata (Haeckel, 1872).

Synonyms:
Leucandra sagittata (Dendy & Row, 1913). (Haeckel, 1872)

SPONGE:
Shape: Mass of anastomosing tubes
Size_diameter: 35 -- 70 mm
Size_diameter_tubes: 2 -- 5 mm
Color_Preserved: Brown.
HABITAT:
Benthic Region: Marine: ?Unknown.
Distribution: West coast of North America

CHARACTERS

Surface:
Texture: smooth
Skeleton:
Composition: Carbonate
Architecture: Leuconoid
Megasclere:
Shape: Triradiates
Length: 100--800 Ám
Width: 10-60]- Ám