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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.73612

Preserved specimen of Monoplex thersites (Reeve, 1844) | Triton Shell recorded on 1968


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.73612
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10472275","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.73612"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Beu, A. G.  
Identified date 2015-9
Collector Blackburn, H.  
Supplied as "Blackburn, H."
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2015-09
Supplied as 2015-9
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1968, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1968"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Monoplex thersites
Supplied scientific name "Monoplex thersites (Reeve, 1844)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Triton Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Cymatiidae
Supplied as "Ranellidae"
Genus Monoplex
Species Monoplex thersites
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Monoplex thersites (Reeve, 1844)
Scientific name authorship (Reeve, 1844)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Reeve, 1844)


Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -11.116
Supplied as: "-11.116"
Longitude 132.133
Supplied as: "132.133"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cobourg Peninsula, Smith Point
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 26593] Australia, Northern Territory, Cobourg Peninsula, Smith Point (11° 07' 00" S, 132° 08' 00" E) 1968 - 1968, Blackburn, H(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 11° 7' 0" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 132° 8' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/7/9
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2019/7/9
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0ebf60f8-affb-4c61-b0c2-c4faea3f2a80
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Monoplex thersites (Reeve, 1844)
    Coordinates -11.116,132.133
    Related records
    Record UUID 3eab4190-6820-4169-82ff-2ddd2485158b
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Monoplex thersites (Reeve, 1844)
    Coordinates -11.116,132.133

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    Directory of Important Wetlands Cobourg Peninsula System
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Cobourg
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA