The cloud sponge (Aphrocallistes vastus) forms an extensive deep-sea reef off the southeast coast of Galiano Island, providing habitat for animals, such as the brown box crab (Lopholithodes foraminatus)       
  Part of: Simon ADF, Adamczyk EM, Basman A, Chu JWF, Gartner HN, Fletcher K, Gibbs CJ, Gibbs DM, Gilmore SR, Harbo RM, Harris LH, Humphrey E, Lamb A, Lambert P, McDaniel N, Scott J, Starzomski BM (2022) Toward an atlas of Salish Sea biodiversity: the flora and fauna of Galiano Island, British Columbia, Canada. Part I. Marine zoology. Biodiversity Data Journal 10: e76050. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.10.e76050