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Reversed Glass Sponge

Farrea occa Bowerbank 1862

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Farrea occa (Reversed Glass Sponge) is a species of sponges in the family Farreidae. It is a filter feeder. It is a synchronous hermaphrodite. Reversed Glass Sponge is a sessile animal.

  • URI: http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1252491
  • Definition: a sub-group of suspension feeding animals that feed by straining suspended matter and food particles from water, typically by passing the water over a specialized filtering structure
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of reversed glass sponge. View this species on GBIF