Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Porifera
Class
Demospongiae
Order
Haplosclerida
Suborder
Haplosclerina
Family
Niphatidae
Genus
Amphimedon
Species
compressa
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
100 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Australia, Florida, Bahamas, Caribbean
Habitat-Biology
  • beach and shoreline
  • coral reef
  • soft substrate (muds, sands, clays)