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Orange icing sponge
Mycale laevis
(Carter, 1881)

Massive incrusting, often underneath coral blocks. Surface smooth to rough. Oscules few in number, fairly large (4 mm). Consistency rather tough, but compressible.

Orange, yellow or yellow-green; white to transparent around the oscules.

Incrusting undersides of corals and calcareous worm tubes in reefs and lagoons.

From Cuba to Venezuela.

Orange icing sponge (Mycale laevis)