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Fraction of body volume occupied by bacteria Sponge Theonella swinhoei ≤40 % of body volume 113271 Keren R, Lavy A, Mayzel B...
Concentration of arsenic and barium Sponge Theonella swinhoei arsenic 8,500: barium >10,000 mg/kg dry weight 113273 Keren R, Lavy A, Mayzel B...
Relative mass of elements and relative amount of elements in arsenic-tolerant bacteria in sponge Theonella swinhoei bacteria Table - link % 113274 Keren R, Lavy A, Mayzel B...
Number of body volumes that sponge can filter Sponges phylum Porifera ≤50,000 sponge body volumes/24 hours 113270 Keren R, Lavy A, Mayzel B...
Concentration of bacteria Sponges phylum Porifera ≤10^10 bacteria/ml sponge volume 113272 Keren R, Lavy A, Mayzel B...
O2 concentration in illuminated sponge capitulum tissue Sunflower Helianthus annuus 241 (±2.8) μM 108723 Rolletschek H, Borisjuk L...
Number of choanocyte chambers in sponge tissue and number of choanocytes per chamber Sponges phylum Porifera choanocyte chambers ~10^7/cm^3: choanocytes per choanocyte chamber ≤150 N/A 113288 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Estimated sulfate reduction rate Cold-water sponge Geodia barretti ≤1,200 nmol [SO4]2-/cm^3 sponge/day 113286 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Size range (for information on largest sponge see Comments section) Sponges phylum Porifera a few millimeters to nearly 2 meters N/A 113276 Hentschel, U., Usher...
Fraction of viral particles removed from seawater Red Sea sponge Negombata magnifica 23 % 113290 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Amount of water pumped through a 1-kg sponge in a single day Sponges phylum Porifera ≤24,000 liters/day 113284 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Fraction of bacterial cells removed from the inhalant seawater by the filtering activities of the sponge Sponges phylum Porifera ≤96 % 113287 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Number of formally described sponge species Sponges phylum Porifera 6000 formally described species 113275 Hentschel, U., Usher...
Concentration of bacteria Sponges phylum Porifera bacteriosponges 10^8-10^10: low-microbial-abundance sponges (as natural sea water) 10^5-10^6 bacteria/gram of sponge wet weight 113277 Hentschel, U., Usher...
Concentration of viruses in seawater Virus 10^6-10^8 viral particles/ml 113291 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
16S rRNA gene sequences derived from marine sponges compared with those from marine bacterioplankton Various Figure - link % 113280 Hentschel, U., Usher...
Sponges arised (in evolution) at least as early as Sponges phylum Porifera 600 Mya 113285 Taylor MW, Radax R, Steger D...
Fraction of sponges within a community in which the presence of photosynthetic symbionts can occur Sponges phylum Porifera ≤85 % 114511 Blackall LL, Wilson B...
Size of large marine invertebrates Invertebrates sponge Xestospongia muta >7m^3: tube worm Riftia pachyptila >3m: jellyfish Nemopilema nomurai >3m N/A 113317 Smith et al., Body size...
Volume of MCF-7 (breast cancer) cell Human Homo sapiens 1760 µm^3 115154 Wagner BA, Venkataraman S...