Occurrence record: Porifera:NTM Z2854

of Isodictya kerguelenensis recorded on 11/13/1985


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 code Queensland Museum Porifera
Supplied collection code "Porifera"
Catalog number NTM Z2854
Basis of record Not supplied
Identified by J Hooper
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Field number ANARE Survey, DON-0236, 687
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Field number ANARE Survey, DON-0236, 687
Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "11/13/1985"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Not Supplied


Scientific name Isodictya kerguelenensis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Poecilosclerida
Family Isodictyidae
Genus Isodictya
Species Isodictya kerguelenensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily (Isodictyidae)
Scientific name authorship (Ridley & Dendy, 1886)


Country Antarctica
Locality Ellis Fjord,5km S. of Davis Stn.,Vestfold Hills,Antarctica
Habitat 10km long Fjord 5km S. of Davies Stn.,Dive site 9 Rock
Latitude -68.6117
Longitude 78.0617
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Maximum depth in meters 12.5m (41')
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

subclass Heteroscleromorpha
suborder (Poecilosclerida)

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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