Florent's Guide To The

South Florida Reefs

Giant Barrel Sponge

Giant Barrel Sponge - Xestospongia muta
Location: The Exumas, Bahamas

Scientific Name: Xestospongia muta
Category: Sponges
Size: 2 to 6 ft. (60 cm to 1.8 m)  
Depth: 50-130 ft. (15-40 m)
Distribution: Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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