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Occurrence record: Porifera:G307038

Preserved specimen of Chondropsis kirki (Bowerbank, 1841) | Sponge recorded on 1995-12-09
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Dataset

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 G307038
Other catalog numbers ["2095091"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Porifera:G307038
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Dr Hooper, John  
Collector Roberts, D A, NSW Environmental Protection Authority  
Supplied as "Roberts, D A, NSW Environmental Protection Authority"
License CC-BY
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]

Event

Occurrence date 1995-12-09
Sampling protocol SCUBA  
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Chondropsis kirki
Supplied scientific name "Chondropsis kirkii"
Taxon rank species
Common name Sponge
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Poecilosclerida
Family Chondropsidae
Genus Chondropsis
Species Chondropsis kirki
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Bowerbank, 1841)
Name type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Supplied as "23"
State or Territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "24"
Locality Inscription Point, Botany Bay
Latitude -34.000556
Supplied as: "-34.000556"
Longitude 151.218333
Supplied as: "151.218333"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Maximum depth in meters 18m
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 20.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UNINCORPORATED
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KINGSFORD SMITH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1191.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 269.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 321.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 384.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.23
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.6 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.79
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0