Occurrence record: Porifera:U0804047

of Zyzzya fuliginosa recorded on 10/29/2008


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 U0804047
Basis of record Not supplied
Identified by MK Harper
Collector Mary Kay Harper (University of Utah)
License CC-BY
Field number same as VAN08-4-047
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Field number same as VAN08-4-047
Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "10/29/2008"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Not Supplied


Scientific name Zyzzya fuliginosa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Poecilosclerida
Family Acarnidae
Genus Zyzzya
Species Zyzzya fuliginosa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily (Acarnidae)
Scientific name authorship (Carter, 1879)


Country Vanuatu
Locality North side Aore Island, off Luganville on southern side of Segond Channel, Espiritu Santo
Supplied as "steep sand slope, bommies, abundant sponges, patch reef at tope"
Supplied as: "15° 31.883' South"
Supplied as: "167° 11.623' East"
Minimum depth in meters 16m
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

subclass Heteroscleromorpha
suborder (Poecilosclerida)

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    Invalid collection date Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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