Occurrence record: Porifera:G331099

Preserved specimen of Phycopsis Carter, 1883 recorded on 2009-09-05


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Porifera
Supplied collection code "Porifera"
Catalog number G331099
Other catalog numbers ["2046718"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Porifera:G331099
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Sutcliffe, Patricia  
Collector Debitus, Cecile  
Supplied as "Debitus, Cecile"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Occurrence date 2009-09-05
Sampling protocol SCUBA  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Phycopsis
Supplied scientific name "Phycopsis 1640"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Axinellida
Supplied as "Halichondrida"
Family Axinellidae
Genus Phycopsis
Species Phycopsis 1640
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship Carter, 1883
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country French Polynesia
Locality Ua Pou Island, Marquesas Islands
Latitude -9.3411
Supplied as: "-9.3411"
Longitude -140.0915
Supplied as: "-140.0915"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Maximum depth in metres 20m
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code PF

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Tahitian Marine
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Marquesas Islands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 77
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Marquesas
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.063613795
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 20.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.7616258 index
    Species Richness 17.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.2809 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.286 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.41 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0105 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.018 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.539999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.31 100 x degrees C