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Sponge faunas of exposed and sheltered reef flats in eastern Indonesia in 1984
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Ichsan A.; Borel Best M.; Fundamental and Applied Marine Ecology Post Graduate Program (FAME). VUB: Belgium; Institute of Taxonomic Zoology, University of Amsterdam: The Netherlands; (2017): Sponge faunas of exposed and sheltered reef flats in eastern Indonesia in 1984. https://doi.org/10.14284/280
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Description
List and counts of observed sponge fauna sampled on 4 locations in eastern Indonesia in September and October 1984. The data were digitized by VLIZ from the original report: Ichsan, A. (1989). A comparison of sponge faunas of exposed and sheltered reef flats in eastern Indonesia. MSc Thesis. Universiteit van Amsterdam: Amsterdam. 52 pp. more

The available specimens originated from the reef flat of four different localities of Eastern Indonesia: Maisel, east of Sumba, north of Sumbawa, and Bahuluang (south-west of the Salayar). A total of 61 species belonging to 28 Families and grouped into 11 Orders are observed.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Invertebrates
Keywords:
Marine, Reefs, Sponges, ISEW, Indonesia, ISEW, Indonesia, Sumba I., ISEW, Indonesia, Sumbawa I., Coelocarteria singaporensis (Carter, 1883), Haliclona (Gellius) cymaeformis (Esper, 1806), Porifera, Xestospongia exigua (Kirkpatrick, 1900)

Geographical coverage
ISEW, Indonesia [Marine Regions]
ISEW, Indonesia, Sumba I. [Marine Regions]
ISEW, Indonesia, Sumbawa I. [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
7 September 1984 - 1 October 1984

Taxonomic coverage
Coelocarteria singaporensis (Carter, 1883) [WoRMS]
Haliclona (Gellius) cymaeformis (Esper, 1806) [WoRMS]
Porifera [WoRMS]
Xestospongia exigua (Kirkpatrick, 1900) [WoRMS]

Parameters
Count, Presence/absence of biota

Contributors
Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA), moredata creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata manager
Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Fundamental and Applied Marine Ecology Post Graduate Program (FAME), moredata creator

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Publication
Based on this dataset
Ichsan, A. (1989). A comparison of sponge faunas of exposed and sheltered reef flats in eastern Indonesia. MSc Thesis. Universiteit van Amsterdam: Amsterdam. 52 pp., more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-07-09
Information last updated: 2017-02-27
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