Occurrence record: Porifera:G316373

Preserved specimen of Homophymia Vacelet & Vasseur, 1971 | Sponge recorded on 2003-05-14


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 G316373
Other catalog numbers ["2099269"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Porifera:G316373
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Richer de Forges, M  
Collector 1.  Tangaroa, R.V.   2.  Norfanz, Expedition  
Supplied as "RV Tangaroa, NORFANZ expedition"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Occurrence date 2003-05-14
Sampling protocol Trawl - Beam  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Homophymia
Supplied scientific name "Homophymia sp1_NORFANZ"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Sponge
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Tetractinellida
Supplied as "Lithistida"
Family Neopeltidae
Genus Homophymia
Species Homophymia sp1_NORFANZ
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Vacelet & Vasseur, 1971
Name parse type DOUBTFUL


Country Australia
Locality North Norfolk Ridge
Latitude -29.697333
Supplied as: "-29.697333"
Longitude 168.043667
Supplied as: "168.043667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 322m
Maximum depth in metres 337m
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Norfolk
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Norfolk
    IMCRA 4 Regions Norfolk Island Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Norfolk Marine Park
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone