Record #501: Psammocinia bulbosa

Taxonomic Information from World Porifera Database

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Specimen Information

Submitted asPsammocinia bulbosa
locationNew Caledonia (22° 18' 00'' S, 166° 10' 59'' E)
byLaboute, P., ORSTOM Noumea
Voucher numberG 304689
Voucher locationQueensland Museum
Preservation methodEtOH
Identified byBergquist. P R
Verifieddate31st of October 2009
byPatricia Sutcliffe
Morphological description (show/hide)
Additional informationThis species differs from other species of Psammocinia by having an usual shape with long oscular fistules, other species tend to be cup-shaped, encrusting or irregularly lamellate. P. bulbosa is made further distinctive by the coring of the secondary fibres. (Holotype)
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Associated DNA Sequences

Sequence #451CO1 FolmerGenbank FN552811