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Like all sponges, the Breadcrumb Sponge (Halichondria panicea) is a multicellular colony of animals. The Breadcrumb Sponge is easily identifiable by its volcano-like mounds. It can be green, pale yellow or orange in colour.

18th Aug 2008

Biology, Science

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Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

Breadcrumb Sponge Halichondria panicea colony

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