Holascus ridleyi Schulze, 1886
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Family:  Euplectellidae ()
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Environment:  sessile; marine
Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Philippines.
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Biology:  Members of the class Hexactinellida are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: The zygote develops into trichimella larva (free-swimming) before settling down on a substrate where it grows into a young sponge (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (119314)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Guerzon, Lorielle Ivy - 15.10.07
Modified by: Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer - 28.05.08

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