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Viscous sponge
Plakortis angulospiculatus
(Carter, 1874)

Description:
Brown encrusting sponge, appearance often resembles a flow of viscous material. Surface smooth with occasionally a single small oscule. The consistency is tough, rubbery, very slightly compressible.

Color:
Light to dark brown.

Habitat:
Inhabit reefs and walls. Often grow on faces of undercuts, walls of canyons and in caves.

Distribution:
Common Florida, Bahamas and Caribbean.

Viscous sponge (Plakortis angulospiculatus)