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Family: Suberitidae (See list of species below)

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58 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Aaptos aaptos
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Aaptos bergmanni
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Aaptos ciliata
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Aaptos duchassaingi
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Aaptos laxosuberites
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Aaptos lobata
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Aaptos pernucleata
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Aaptos rosacea
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Aaptos suberitoides
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Caulospongia amplexa
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Homaxinella acanthelloides
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Homaxinella balfourensis
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Homaxinella domantayi
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Homaxinella flagelliformis
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Laxosuberites coerulea
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Plicatellopsis antarctica
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Plicatellopsis flabellata
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Prosuberites laughlini
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Protosuberites epiphytum
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Protosuberites proteus
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Pseudospongosorites suberitoides
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Pseudosuberites andrewsi
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Pseudosuberites cava
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Pseudosuberites digitatus
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Pseudosuberites hyalinus
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Pseudosuberites lobulatus
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Pseudosuberites montiniger
[peachball sponge]
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Pseudosuberites nudus
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Pseudosuberites sadko
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Pseudosuberites sulcatus
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Pseudosuberites sulphureus
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Pseudosuberites vakai
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Rhizaxinella australiensis
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Rhizaxinella clava
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Rhizaxinella clavata
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Rhizaxinella dichotoma
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Rhizaxinella nuda
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Rhizaxinella pyrifera
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Suberites aurantiacus
[lobate sponge]
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Suberites caminatus
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Suberites carnosus
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Suberites diversicolor
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Suberites domuncula
[sea-orange]


Suberites ficus
[fig sponge]
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Suberites japonicus
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Suberites kelleri
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Suberites microstomus
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Suberites mollis
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Suberites perfectus
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Suberites pisiformis
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Suberites radiatus
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Suberites ruber
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Terpios belindae
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Terpios cruciata
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Terpios fugax
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Terpios gelatinosa
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Terpios lobiceps
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Terpios manglaris
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58 Species of Family Suberitidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aaptos aaptos Western Central Atlantic
Aaptos bergmanni Western Atlantic.
Aaptos ciliata Philippines.
Aaptos duchassaingi Western Central Atlantic
Aaptos laxosuberites Western Central Pacific
Aaptos lobata Western Central Pacific
Aaptos pernucleata Western Central Atlantic.
Aaptos rosacea Southwest Pacific
Aaptos suberitoides Western Central Pacific
Caulospongia amplexa Eastern Indian Ocean
Homaxinella acanthelloides Western Central Pacific
Homaxinella balfourensis Antarctic
Homaxinella domantayi Western Central Pacific
Homaxinella flagelliformis Southern Oceans
Laxosuberites coerulea Western Central Atlantic.
Plicatellopsis antarctica Antarctica and sub-Antarc
Plicatellopsis flabellata Southeast Pacific
Prosuberites laughlini Western Central Atlantic 4 OT
Protosuberites epiphytum Eastern Indian Ocean
Protosuberites proteus Western Central Pacific
Pseudospongosorites suberitoides Western Central Atlantic.
Pseudosuberites andrewsi Indo-West Pacific
Pseudosuberites cava Indo-West Pacific.
Pseudosuberites digitatus Southeast Pacific
Pseudosuberites hyalinus Southeast Pacific
Pseudosuberites lobulatus Western Central Pacific
Pseudosuberites montiniger peachball sponge Pacific Ocean and the Ant 30 H
Pseudosuberites nudus Antarctica.
Pseudosuberites sadko Arctic
Pseudosuberites sulcatus Southeast Pacific, Southw
Pseudosuberites sulphureus Northeast Atlantic
Pseudosuberites vakai Southeast Pacific
Rhizaxinella australiensis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Rhizaxinella clava Western Central Atlantic
Rhizaxinella clavata Western Central Pacific
Rhizaxinella dichotoma Western Central Pacific.
Rhizaxinella nuda Western Central Pacific
Rhizaxinella pyrifera Mediterranean.
Suberites aurantiacus lobate sponge Western Central Atlantic
Suberites caminatus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Suberites carnosus Atlantic, Indo-West Pacif
Suberites diversicolor Western Central Pacific
Suberites domuncula sea-orange Arctic and the Mediterran 10 WD
Suberites ficus fig sponge Northeast Atlantic
Suberites japonicus Western Central Pacific
Suberites kelleri Western Central Pacific
Suberites microstomus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Suberites mollis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Suberites perfectus Indo-West Pacific.
Suberites pisiformis Western Central Pacific.
Suberites radiatus Western Central Pacific
Suberites ruber Southeast Pacific
Terpios belindae Western Central Atlantic
Terpios cruciata Western Central Pacific
Terpios fugax Western Central Pacific,
Terpios gelatinosa Western Central Pacific
Terpios lobiceps Western Central Atlantic
Terpios manglaris Western Central Atlantic



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