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Anoxycalyx joubini   (Topsent, 1916)

Volcano sponge

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Anoxycalyx joubini  AquaMaps  Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Hexactinellida | Lyssacinosida | Rossellidae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Sessile; depth range 30 - 40 m (Ref. 116837).  Polar

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Antarctic.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Short description Morphology

White. Often vase- or pear-shape up to 2 m in height, at least 1 m in width. Conspicuous pores present on surface, especially on inner surface (Ref. 89939).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Commensal with amphipods and other arthropods, pycnogonans, shrimps, starfishes and worms. Slow growing (Ref. 89939).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the class Hexactinellida are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: The zygote develops into trichimella larva (free-swimming) before settling down on a substrate where it grows into a young sponge.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Danis, B. 2050. (Ref. 89939)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)