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#350214 - 09/03/09 11:24 PM The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera
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The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera, is one of the most colorful sponges in the world.
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Edited by elbert (09/03/09 11:24 PM)
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#350217 - 09/03/09 11:37 PM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: elbert]
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#350253 - 09/04/09 10:03 AM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: elbert]
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Geeze, Elbert . . .making me hot here.
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#350275 - 09/04/09 02:50 PM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: seashell]
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And they come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and colours. This is one of my favourites:




But Elbert, do you know what this one is called:


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#350288 - 09/04/09 03:22 PM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: Peter Jones]
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Yellow tube sponge/Sulphur sponge
Aplysina fistularis
Its in a big group called branching Tube Sponge
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#350323 - 09/04/09 06:05 PM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: elbert]
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Thanks. These are to be seen around quite a lot, and I've always referred to them in my mind as "cows' udders".

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#350325 - 09/04/09 06:27 PM Re: The Azure Vase Sponge, Callyspongia plicifera [Re: Peter Jones]
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Freud and I won't go there :-)
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