Record #503: Psammocinia bulbosa

Taxonomic Information from World Porifera Database

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Specimen Information

Submitted asPsammocinia bulbosa
locationMota Lava Island/Vanuatu (13° 48' 17'' S, 167° 42' 10'' E)
byMenou, J L and Laboute, P
Voucher numberG 318485
Voucher locationQueensland Museum
Preservation methodEtOH
Identified byMs Hendriks. Patricia
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
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Associated DNA Sequences

Sequence #453CO1 FolmerGenbank FN552813