Kōrero: Marine animals without backbones

Yellow finger sponge (2 o 3)

Yellow finger sponge

Shown here growing among seaweeds on a reef in the Kāpiti Island Marine Reserve is Raspalia, a finger sponge.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10056307
Photograph by Malcolm Francis

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Dennis Gordon and Maggy Wassilieff, 'Marine animals without backbones - Sponges and jellies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/5792/yellow-finger-sponge (accessed 13 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Dennis Gordon and Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006