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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:Z.5795.001

Preserved specimen of Chondropsis kirki (Bowerbank, 1841) | Sponge


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number Z.5795.001
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1006624","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:Z.5795.001"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:Z.5795.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Chondropsis kirki
Supplied scientific name "Sigmatella corticata mammillaris Lendenfeld, 1888"
Identified to rank species
Common name Sponge
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Poecilosclerida
Family Chondropsidae
Supplied as "Desmacididae"
Genus Chondropsis
Supplied as "Sigmatella"
Species Chondropsis kirki
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Sigmatella corticata mammillaris Lendenfeld, 1888
Scientific name authorship (Bowerbank, 1841)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Lendenfeld, 1888


Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -38.0
Supplied as: "-38.0"
Longitude 145.0
Supplied as: "145.0"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Victoria, Port Phillip Bay (38° 00' S, 145° 00' E)";
Coordinate precision 0.1
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 38° 0' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 0' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2019/8/9
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)