Pitted Tube Sponges GALLERYSmenospongia aurea
These tube sponges grow in a variety of shapes and sizes. There are 2 species in this genus known in the Caribbean. For more information go to The Sponge Guide (external link). Most found at depths of at least 5 feet.
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