(Reguidit frae Spoonges)

Sponges are not ainimals o the phylum Porifera (meanin "pore bearer"). Thay are multicellular organisms that hae bodies full o pores an channels allaeing watter tae circulate throu them, consistin o jelly-lik mesohyl sandwiched atween twa thin layers o cells.

Temporal range: Ediacaran–Recent
Aplysina archeri (Stove-pipe Sponge-pink variation).jpg
A stove-pipe sponge
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Porifera
Grant, 1836