Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:988-00018-038

PreservedSpecimen of Demospongiae | horny sponges recorded on 1988-01-27


Data resource Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Institution code Royal British Columbia Museum
Supplied institution code "RBCM"
Collection code Royal British Columbia Museum - Invertebrate Zoology
Catalog number 988-00018-038
Occurrence ID 501e47bf-305c-4498-8496-342aead889ff
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60% | Fixative: formalin - 10%
Collector Cosgrove, J. James|Green, G. Gordon|Lambert, P. Philip
Supplied as "James Cosgrove; Gordon Green; Philip Lambert"
Individual count 20
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number L88-17, Tully sta#3
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: trawl | Net/Gear/Trap: small otter trawl
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/zh7n1e
Institution ID http://grbio.org/cool/gayt-20cg
Collection code Invertebrate Zoology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Field number L88-17, Tully sta#3
Collecting date 1988-01-27
Supplied as year:1988  month:01  day:27 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: trawl | Net/Gear/Trap: small otter trawl
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 88-01-27
Event time 0605 PST


Scientific name Demospongiae
Supplied scientific name "Demospongiae Sollas, 1885"
Taxon rank class
Common name horny sponges
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Sollas, 1885
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Triangle Island: 25 miles north of Triangle Island
Latitude 51.264
Longitude -129.3165
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 25 miles north of Triangle Island
Water body Queen Charlotte Sound
Minimum depth in meters 285
Maximum depth in meters 290
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
Verbatim depth 290.0
Supplied as 285 - 290 m
Country code CA

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