Orange Ball / Yellow Ball Sponge GALLERY

Agelas sventres / Cinachyra kuekenthali

As is often the case, microscopic examination would be required for determining the exact species. Look for these in shaded, protected areas in depths greater than 10 feet.

Orange Ball Sponge - Agelas sventres (?)
Orange Ball Sponge - Agelas sventres (?)
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali
Yellow Ball Sponge - Cinachyra kuekenthali

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