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Occurrence record: Porifera:G329283

Preserved specimen of Theonella xanthus (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010) recorded on 2005-11-14


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 G329283
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Hall, K & Ekins, M  
Collector Csiro  
Supplied as "CSIRO, RV Lady Basten, Sea Bed Diversity Project"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Field notes SBD537784
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Date identified 2014-01-01
Supplied as 01 Jan 2014


Occurrence date 2005-11-14
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Verbatim event date 14 Nov 2005
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Theonella xanthus
Supplied scientific name "Theonella xantha"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Tetractinellida
Supplied as "Lithistida"
Family Theonellidae
Genus Theonella
Species Theonella xanthus
Name match metric fuzzyMatch
Scientific name authorship (Sutcliffe, Hooper & Pitcher, 2010)
Supplied as (Sutcliffe, Pitcher & Hooper, 2010)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Great Barrier Reef, east of Gladstone
Latitude -23.835
Supplied as: "-23.835"
Longitude 151.585
Supplied as: "151.585"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in metres 26.9
Location remarks 2362
Field notes SBD537784
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 23° 50' 6" South
Continent Oceania
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 35' 6" East

Additional properties

object id 77626

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    Test name Result
    Taxon match fuzzy Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Shoalwater Coast
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURNETT

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 493.0 frequency
    Species Richness 63.0 frequency