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Green boring sponge (Cliona viridis) suffering from partial necrosis, potentially due to a pathogen (fungus, bacteria or virus), and / or linked to a positive thermal anomaly (Marine Protected Area of the Agathoise Coast, Hérault, Occitanie, France. Episodes mass mortality, Climate change, warming of the Mediterranean.

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Image size: 5786x3857 pixels (19.3"x12.9" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2017-04-20

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Wild animal / Sponge / Siliceous sponge / Boring sponge (Cliona sp) / Green boring sponge (Cliona viridis)


Europe / European Union / France / Occitanie / Languedoc-Roussillon / Hérault 34 / Cote agathoise Marine protected area

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Marine protected area

Individual / Nobody

World sea and ocean / Mediterranean Sea / Lion (Gulf of)

Area / Marine area / Reef

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species

Environment / Hazard / Climate change / Global warming

Area / Marine area / Sea bottom

World sea and ocean / Mediterranean Sea

Europe / European Union / France / French protected areas (France)

Area / Marine area / Sea / Temperate sea

Shot / Underwater shot

Shot / Overview

Health / Disease

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Natura 2000 Network

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Parazoa / Gelatinosa / Desmospongia / Hadromerida / Clioniidae / Cliona

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