Orange pipe sponge, Leucosolenia sponge
Leucosolenia botryoidesis commonly referred to as Orange pipe sponge, Leucosolenia sponge. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 6387 AphiaID: 132216 Scientific: Leucosolenia botryoides German: Röhrenkalkschwamm English: Orange Pipe Sponge, Leucosolenia Sponge Category: Sponges Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Porifera (Phylum) > Calcarea (Class) > Leucosolenida (Order) > Leucosoleniidae (Family) > Leucosolenia (Genus) > botryoides (Species) Initial determination: (Ellis & Solander, ), 1786 Occurrence: the North Sea, Azores, East-Atlantic Ocean, European Coasts, Gulf of Maine, Madeira, New Zealand, North Atlantic Ocean, Scandinavia, South-Africa, South-Pazific, the British Isles, the Mediterranean Sea, West-Atlantic Ocean Sea depth: 3 - 43 Meter Size: 0.39" - 0.79" (1cm - 2cm) Temperature: 35.6 °F - 73.4 °F (2°C - 23°C) Food: Filter feeder, Plankton, Suspension feeder Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2013-11-09 16:10:01
Last edit: 2020-11-29 13:16:31
(Ellis & Solander, 1786)
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