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Sponge

NH:1899.114.811

Holding institution:

Donor:

British Museum (Trustees of the)1899-08-08

Licence:

HMS Challenger project IPR statement

Scientific name:

Oceanapia fistulosa

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 September 1874 - 10 September 1874

Form:

Fluid

Station:

188

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Porifera

Class:

Demospongiae

Order:

Haplosclerida

Family:

Phloeodictyidae

Genus:

Oceanapia Norman, 1869

Species:

Oceanapia fistulosa (Bowerbank, 1873)

Synonyms:

Rhizochalina fistulosa

Station/Area Information

Station:

188

Date collected:

10/09/1874

Area:

New Guinea (south)

Water body:

Arafura Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

28 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-9.98

Decimal Longitude:

139.70

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02327

Notes:

Previous name: Phloedictyon fistulosa (Bowerbank)
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