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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.96343

Preserved specimen of Synthopsis cylindrica Laseron, 1956 recorded on 1926-05


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.96343
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10425657","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.96343"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Laseron, C F  
Collector Allen, M.  
Supplied as "M.Allen"
Specimen type Holotype: Synthopsis cylindrica Laseron, 1956 : Cerithiopsidae : : Gastropoda : Mollusca
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1956
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 17/Sep/1999";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 17/Sep/1999";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1926, Month: 5, Day:
Supplied date "1926-05"
Date precision MONTH


Scientific name Synthopsis cylindrica
Supplied scientific name "Synthopsis cylindrica Laseron, 1956"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Cerithiopsidae
Genus Synthopsis
Species Synthopsis cylindrica
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Synthopsis cylindrica Laseron, 1956
Scientific name authorship Laseron, 1956
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Laseron, 1956


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.6
Supplied as: "-16.6"
Longitude 145.983
Supplied as: "145.983"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GBR, Michaelmas Cay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 594 C] Australia, Queensland, GBR, Michaelmas Cay (16° 36' 00" S, 145° 59' 00" E) /05/1926 - /06/1926, Iredale, Mr Tom - Australian Museum(Collector), Whitley, G P(Collector), Field Collected - Aquatic, Great Barrier Reef Boring Expedition";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 16° 36' 0" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 59' 0" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2019/5/3
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 975.0 frequency
    Species Richness 360.0 frequency