Category of Organisms Sponges
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum/Division Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Haplosclerida
Family Petrosiidae
Genus Xestospongia
Species testudinaria
Binomial Name
Xestospongia testudinaria
Author (Lamarck, 1815)
Common Name Barrel sponge
Local Name Span
Size Range
 
Environment/Habitat
 
Importance/Value
 
Resilience
 
Endemic No
Found in Marine Park Yes
Found in Malaysia Yes
Distribution
Pulau Yu Terengganu, Pulau Payar Kedah, Pulau Kuraman Labuan, Pulau Rumbia Perak
Morphology/Character
 
Biology
 
Miscellaneaous
 
Status in IUCN Red List Unknown
Status in CITES Species Database Unknown
Researcher(s)  
Reference(s)
 
Other Link(s)
Collection Record
 
Barrel Sponge