Oceanapia sagittariais commonly referred to as Pink puff ball sponge, Maiden's Fans Sponges. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
- Oceanapia sagittaria
- Pink Ball Schwamm, Maidens Fächer-Schwamm
- Pink Puff Ball Sponge, Maiden's Fans Sponges
- Family tree:
- Animalia (Kingdom) > Porifera (Phylum) > Demospongiae (Class) > Haplosclerida (Order) > Phloeodictyidae (Family) > Oceanapia (Genus) > sagittaria (Species)
- Initial determination:
- (Sollas, ), 1902
- Sea depth:
- 1 - 20 Meter
- bis zu 10cm
- °C - 28°C
- Not suitable for aquarium keeping
- Not available as offspring
- Toxic hazard unknown
- Not evaluated
- Red List:
- Not evaluated (NE)
- Related species at
Catalog of Life:
- Meerwasser-Lexikon Team
- 2019-07-19 20:04:52
- 2019-07-19 20:18:47
Oceanapia sagittaria (Sollas, 1902)
Small delicate prickly ball. Size about 1-2cm in diameter, on a short conical stem. Colouris usually a deep maroon to bright pink.
Adocia sagittarius (Sollas, 1902) (genus transfer)
Gellius angulatus var. canaliculata Dendy, 1905 (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Gellius canaliculatus Dendy, 1905 (genus transfer & junior synonym)
Gellius sagittarius Sollas, 1902 (genus transfer)
Orina sagittaria (Sollas, 1902) (genus transfer)
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