Florent's Guide To The

South Florida Reefs

Brown Encrusting Octopus Sponge

Brown Encrusting Octopus Sponge - Ectyoplasia ferox
Location: Key Largo, Florida

Scientific Name: Ectyoplasia ferox
Category: Common Sponges
Size: 6 to 16 in. (15 to 40 cm)  
Depth: 20-80 ft. (6-25 m)
Distribution: Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida


 
 
 
 

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