Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Porifera
Class
Demospongiae
Order
Poecilosclerida
Suborder
Microcionina
Family
Microcionidae
Genus
Clathria
Species
carteri
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Overall Geographic Range
Endemic solely to Gulf of Mexico?
Habitat-Biology
  • hard substrate
  • endemic to Gulf of Mexico?