This large demosponge was seen providing habitat for brittle stars and shrimp and food for some cidaroid urchins during an Illuminating Biodiversity in Deep Waters of Puerto Rico 2022 expedition dive.
Demosponge
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This large demosponge was seen providing habitat for brittle stars and shrimp and food for some cidaroid urchins during an Illuminating Biodiversity in Deep Waters of Puerto Rico 2022 expedition dive.