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Azure Vase Sponge

Callyspongia plicifera


Photo take a t -45 ft in a Caribbean reef this is not a abundant sponge but is very common to find one is one of the most beautiful sea sponges in the Caribbean. Shaped like a vase, with many grooves and pits on the outside, it grows to 40 cm tall color varies from purple to yellowish.


It inhabits coral reefs from Florida all the Caribbean sea to Brazil. Usually solitary.

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Gerardo Aizpuru
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Gerardo Aizpuru


Spotted on Feb 19, 2012
Submitted on Feb 19, 2012

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