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Family: Raspailiidae (See list of species below)

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62 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Acanthostylotella cornuta
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Aulospongus novaecaledoniensis
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Aulospongus tubulatus
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Aulospongus villosus
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Axechina raspailioides
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Ceratopsion axiferum
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Ceratopsion clavatum
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Ceratopsion erectum
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Ceratopsion expansum
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Ceratopsion palmatum
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Cyamon argon
[orange sponge]
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Cyamon aruense
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Cyamon vickersii
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Echinodictyum asperum
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Echinodictyum axinelloides
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Echinodictyum cancellatum
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Echinodictyum carlinoides
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Echinodictyum cavernosum
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Echinodictyum clathratum
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Echinodictyum clathrioides
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Echinodictyum conulosum
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Echinodictyum flabelliforme
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Echinodictyum lacunosum
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Echinodictyum luteum
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Echinodictyum mesenterinum
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Echinodictyum rugosum
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Ectyoplasia ferox
[brown encrusting octopus sponge]
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Ectyoplasia tabula
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Endectyon fruticosum
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Endectyon tenax
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Eurypon clavatella
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Eurypon clavatum
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Eurypon coronula
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Eurypon lacazei
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Eurypon lamellatum
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Eurypon toureti
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Eurypon viride
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Janulum spinispiculum
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Lithoplocamia dolichosclera
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Plocamione clopetaria
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Plocamione pachysclera
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Raspailia australiensis
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Raspailia clathrata
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Raspailia clathrioides
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Raspailia irregularis
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Raspailia mariana
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Raspailia nuda
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Raspailia phakellina
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Raspailia phakellopsis
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Raspailia pumila
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Raspailia ramosa
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Raspailia rubrum
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Raspailia topsenti
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Raspailia vestigifera
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Raspailia viminalis
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Raspailia virgultosa
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Raspailia wilkinsoni
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Syringella amphispicula
[tough yellow branching sponge]
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Thrinacophora cervicornis
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Thrinacophora funiformis
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Thrinacophora incrustans
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Trikentrion flabelliforme
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62 Species of Family Raspailiidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Acanthostylotella cornuta Western Central Pacific
Aulospongus novaecaledoniensis Western Central Pacific.
Aulospongus tubulatus Indian Ocean.
Aulospongus villosus Western Central Pacific
Axechina raspailioides Western Central Pacific
Ceratopsion axiferum Western Central Pacific
Ceratopsion clavatum Western Pacific
Ceratopsion erectum Western Central Pacific
Ceratopsion expansum Western Pacific
Ceratopsion palmatum Western Central Pacific
Cyamon argon orange sponge Eastern Central Pacific 10 H
Cyamon aruense Western Central Pacific
Cyamon vickersii Western Central Atlantic.
Echinodictyum asperum Indo-West Pacific.
Echinodictyum axinelloides Northwest Pacific
Echinodictyum cancellatum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum carlinoides Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum cavernosum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum clathratum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum clathrioides Eastern Indian Ocean
Echinodictyum conulosum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum flabelliforme Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum lacunosum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum luteum Western Central Pacific.
Echinodictyum mesenterinum Western Central Pacific
Echinodictyum rugosum Western Central Pacific
Ectyoplasia ferox brown encrusting octopus sponge Western Central Atlantic.
Ectyoplasia tabula Indo-West Pacific
Endectyon fruticosum Indo-West Pacific.
Endectyon tenax Western Central Atlantic
Eurypon clavatella Western Central Atlantic
Eurypon clavatum Atlantic Ocean and Wester
Eurypon coronula Western Central Atlantic
Eurypon lacazei Northeast Atlantic
Eurypon lamellatum Western Central Pacific.
Eurypon toureti Western Central Atlantic
Eurypon viride Western Central Atlantic
Janulum spinispiculum Northern Atlantic and the
Lithoplocamia dolichosclera Western Central Pacific.
Plocamione clopetaria Western Central Atlantic
Plocamione pachysclera Western Central Pacific.
Raspailia australiensis Western Central Pacific
Raspailia clathrata Western Central Pacific
Raspailia clathrioides Western Central Pacific.
Raspailia irregularis Antarctic
Raspailia mariana Antarctic Indian Ocean
Raspailia nuda Western Central Pacific
Raspailia phakellina Antarctic Indian Ocean
Raspailia phakellopsis Eastern Indian Ocean
Raspailia pumila Northeast Atlantic
Raspailia ramosa Northeast Atlantic
Raspailia rubrum Southwest Pacific
Raspailia topsenti Southwest Pacific
Raspailia vestigifera Indo-West Pacific
Raspailia viminalis Indo-West Pacific.
Raspailia virgultosa Northeast Atlantic
Raspailia wilkinsoni Western Central Pacific
Syringella amphispicula tough yellow branching sponge Northeast Pacific
Thrinacophora cervicornis Western Central Pacific
Thrinacophora funiformis Western Central Atlantic
Thrinacophora incrustans Western Central Pacific
Trikentrion flabelliforme Indo-West Pacific



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