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SpongeTethya sp.

Golf ball sponge at North Tura Coastal Reserve

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Tethya sp. at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Jan 2018
Tethya sp. at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Jan 2018

Identification history

Sponge Tethya sp. 8 Jan 2018 Jennyncmg
Sponge Tethya sp. 8 Jan 2018 LizAllen

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need id help !

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JennyncmgBulk Reporter - Jennyncmg has reported over 100 sightings! wrote:
   8 Jan 2018
I've read that the species for this genus have to be separated by spicule shape so Genus is as good as I can get.

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Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 12 Apr 2020 by LizAllen Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen Haematopus fuliginosus (Sooty Oystercatcher) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 29 Mar 2020 by LizAllen Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 29 Mar 2020 by LizAllen Leptograpsus variegatus (Leptograpsus variegatus) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 14 Dec 2019 by LizAllen Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 21 Jun 2019 by LizAllen Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen Meridiastra calcar (Eight arm Seastar) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen Scutus antipodes (Elephant Snail) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen Pyura stolonifera (Cunjevoi) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen Hypnos monopterygius (Coffin Ray) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen Phlyctenactis tuberculosa (Baked Bean Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen Scutus antipodes (Elephant Snail) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Apr 2018 by LizAllen Phlyctenactis tuberculosa (Baked Bean Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Sepioteuthis australis at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Caulerpa sp. (Caulerpa sp.) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Amphiroa anceps (Amphiroa anceps) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Codium spongiosum (Codium spongiosum) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Uniophora granifera (Five-armed Seastar) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen Actinia tenebrosa (Red Waratah Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Dec 2017 by LizAllen Cellana tramoserica (Commom Limpet) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Dec 2017 by LizAllen MONACANTHIDAE (family) (Leatherjacket) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Nov 2017 by libbyh Physalia utriculus (Bluebottle (Indo-Pacific form)) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Nov 2017 by libbyh Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 14 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Coronidium elatum subsp. elatum (Tall Everlasting) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 27 Jul 2013 by LizAllen Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 10 Jan 2012 by ALCW_BDRS
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 12 Apr 2020 by LizAllen
Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen
Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen
Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen
Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Apr 2020 by LizAllen
Haematopus fuliginosus (Sooty Oystercatcher) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 29 Mar 2020 by LizAllen
Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 29 Mar 2020 by LizAllen
Leptograpsus variegatus (Leptograpsus variegatus) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 14 Dec 2019 by LizAllen
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 21 Jun 2019 by LizAllen
Galeolaria caespitosa (Intertidal Tube Worm) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen
Meridiastra calcar (Eight arm Seastar) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen
Oulactis muscosa (Sand Anemone, Decorator Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen
Hormosira banksii (Neptune's Necklace) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen
Scutus antipodes (Elephant Snail) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 6 Feb 2019 by LizAllen
Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen
Pyura stolonifera (Cunjevoi) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen
Hypnos monopterygius (Coffin Ray) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen
Phlyctenactis tuberculosa (Baked Bean Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen
Aulactinia veratra (Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Jan 2019 by LizAllen
Scutus antipodes (Elephant Snail) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 1 Apr 2018 by LizAllen
Phlyctenactis tuberculosa (Baked Bean Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Sepioteuthis australis at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 7 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Caulerpa sp. (Caulerpa sp.) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Amphiroa anceps (Amphiroa anceps) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Codium spongiosum (Codium spongiosum) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Uniophora granifera (Five-armed Seastar) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 5 Jan 2018 by LizAllen
Actinia tenebrosa (Red Waratah Anemone) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Dec 2017 by LizAllen
Cellana tramoserica (Commom Limpet) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 26 Dec 2017 by LizAllen
MONACANTHIDAE (family) (Leatherjacket) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Nov 2017 by libbyh
Physalia utriculus (Bluebottle (Indo-Pacific form)) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 3 Nov 2017 by libbyh
Calyptorhynchus funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-cockatoo) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 14 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Coronidium elatum subsp. elatum (Tall Everlasting) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 27 Jul 2013 by LizAllen
Egretta sacra (Eastern Reef Egret) at North Tura Coastal Reserve - 10 Jan 2012 by ALCW_BDRS

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • less than 1m Depth of sighting
  • 5 Jan 2018 Recorded on
  • LizAllen Recorded by

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