Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Porifera
Class
Demospongiae
Order
Poecilosclerida
Suborder
Microcionina
Family
Microcionidae
Genus
Antho
Species
penneyi
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
3 meters
Max Depth
70 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Endemic solely to Gulf of Mexico?
Habitat-Biology
  • epibiotic
  • hard substrate
  • endemic to Gulf of Mexico?