Range: Indo-Pacific Ocean
Natural Environment: Inhabits rubble and rocky shelf areas in caves and under overhangs where there are strong currents
General Husbandry: Has a temperature range of 72 to 80°F (22 - 26°C). These finger-like sponges would be difficult to maintain in captivity and are rarely seen in the trade. Shown here for identification purpose only.
Taxonomy: Subphylum Cellularia, Class Demospongiae, Subclass Ceractinomorpha, Order: Dendroceratida