Tethya aurantium, golf ball sponge, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Tethya aurantium, golf ball sponge, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Tethya aurantium

Tethya aurantium Description

Spherical; its external ( surface covered with warts) and internal aspect, when divided, recalls an orange or a lemon ( with their respective sections), that even its colour is yellow or orange.

Tethya aurantium Common Names

  • golf ball sponge

Tethya aurantium Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Tethya aurantium? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Tethya aurantium species belongs to.

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Tethya aurantium, marine species closely related

Tethya aurantium, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Tethya aurantium marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Tethya aurantium. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Tethya aurantium are marked in green.

Tethya aurantium, geographic distribution

Where is Tethya aurantium found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Tethya aurantium can be found.

Country Locations Dive Sites
Portugal Sesimbra Jardim de Coral, Albarquel

    Tethya aurantium, underwater photographers

    Which photographers have photos of Tethya aurantium species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Tethya aurantium.