Spongilla lacustris

a fresh water story

Spongilla is a genus of freshwater sponge!

Spongilla lacustris is a species of freshwater sponge found in clean fresh water lakes and small streams. Ranging from North America and Europe to Asia they eat by filtering micro organisms like bacteria.

Come take a look but don't harm it or its environment

This sponge is an indication of a healthly habitat and should be given proper respect