Two concentric, spherical, latticed medullary shells and one spongy cortical shell. With large, 3-bladed spines with serrated edges originating in the second medullary shell and protruding conspicuously outside of the spongy outermost shell. Outer shell diameter without spines: ca. 300 µm.
Ref.: Hollande and Enjumet (1960).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Spumellaria Family Actinommidae Genus Spongosphaera Species Spongosphaera streptacantha
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
Sorry, there are no scientific synonyms and common names available for this species
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