WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphimedon queenslandica Hooper & van Soest, 2006

234042 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234042)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2006). A new species of Amphimedon (Porifera, Demospongiae, Haplosclerida, Niphatidae) from the Capricorn-Bunker Group of Islands, Great Barrier Reef, Australia: target species for the ‘sponge genome project’. Zootaxa. 1314: 31-39. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
van Soest, R. (2006). Amphimedon queenslandica Hooper & van Soest, 2006. In: Van Soest, R.W.M; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Picton, B.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J. L.; Rios, P.; Downey, R. (2017). World Porifera database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234042 on 2017-11-25

Date
action
by
2006-09-15 12:36:17Z
created
2006-10-19 14:22:39Z
changed

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License



original description Hooper, J.N.A.; Van Soest, R.W.M. (2006). A new species of Amphimedon (Porifera, Demospongiae, Haplosclerida, Niphatidae) from the Capricorn-Bunker Group of Islands, Great Barrier Reef, Australia: target species for the ‘sponge genome project’. Zootaxa. 1314: 31-39. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype QMG315611 (fragments of holotype: ZMA Por. 19383). Shark Bay, Heron
Island, Capricorn-Bunker Group, southern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia, 23°
27’S, 151° 55’E, intertidal 0.5m depth, coll. Nelson Lauzon & Sally Leys, 10 April 1999,
by hand, under coral rubble on reef flat.
Paratypes: QMG322874, QMG322875, QMG322876, ZMAPOR 19384 (fragment
QMG322872), ZMAPOR 19385 (fragment QMG322873): Shark Bay, eastern end of sand
cay, 50–100m from the shore, Heron Island, Capricorn-Bunker Group, southern Great
Barrier Reef, 23° 27’S, 151° 55’E, intertidal < 2 m depth, coll. Simon Walker, 8 June
2006, by hand, coral rubble substrate.
Specimens: QMG324489, QMG324490: northern crest, near entrance, One Tree
Island, Capricorn-Bunker Group, southern Great Barrier Reef, 23° 29'05"S, 152° 04'24"E,
intertidal < 50 cm depth, coll. Simon Walker, 6 June 2006, by hand, coral rubble substrate.
QMG324491: eastern crest, near “two tree island”, One Tree Island, Capricorn-Bunker Group, southern Great Barrier Reef, 23° 29' 14''S 152° 05' 18'' E, coll. Simon Walker, 6 June 2006, by hand, coral rubble substrate. [details]