Pseudosuberites sulphureus (Bean, 1866)

Pseudosuberites sulphureus

Description: Very thin orange-yellow crust. This sponge forms extensive sheets under intertidal boulders.

Habitat: Usually found beneath intertidal boulders in areas of strong water flow.

Distribution: Shetlands, North Sea coast (Scarborough), SW Ireland, Guernsey, Roscoff.

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Distribution Map from NBN: Grid map (fast) : Interactive map (slower, requires login to view records) : National Biodiversity Network mapping facility, data for UK.

 Picton, B.E. & Morrow, C.C. (2015). Pseudosuberites sulphureus (Bean, 1866). [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland.
http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/species.asp?item=C2400 Accessed on 2015-11-27

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