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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.569584

Preserved specimen of Drillia | Turrid Shell recorded on 1979-06


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.569584
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2322539","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.569584"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by I.Loch  
Identified date 2018-4
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Beach.]
Date identified 2018-04
Supplied as 2018-4
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1979, Month: 6, Day:
Supplied date "1979-06"
Sampling protocol Beach.  
Date precision MONTH


Scientific name Drillia
Supplied scientific name "Drillia caffra (E.A.Smith, 1882)"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Turrid Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Drilliidae
Genus Drillia
Species Drillia caffra
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Drillia caffra (E.A.Smith, 1882)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (E.A.Smith, 1882)


Country South Africa
Latitude -32.933
Supplied as: "-32.933"
Longitude 28.016
Supplied as: "28.016"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality East Cape, Gonubie
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 66048] SOUTH AFRICA, East Cape, Gonubie (32° 56' 00" S, 28° 01' 00" E) /06/1979 - /06/1979, Springsteen, Foster James(Collector), Beach., Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32° 56' 0" S
Marine false
Country Code ZA
Verbatim longitude 28° 1' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/4/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2018/4/26
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.858334 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %