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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F51086

Preserved specimen of Opisthoteuthis persephone Berry, 1918 | Octopus recorded on 1983-08-31
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Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F51086
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F51086
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|unknown
Collector Cannon, M.  
Supplied as "M Cannon"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number MP01 Shot 1
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV

Event

Event ID MP01 Shot 1
Field Number MP01 Shot 1
Occurrence date 1983-08-31
Supplied date "1983-08-31T00:00:00\1983-08-31T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Cirrata | Opisthoteuthidae
Scientific name Opisthoteuthis persephone
Supplied scientific name "Opisthoteuthis persephone Berry, 1918"
Identified to rank species
Common name Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Opisthoteuthidae
Genus Opisthoteuthis
Species Opisthoteuthis persephone
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Berry, 1918
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality WNW of Cape Grim
Latitude 40.32
Supplied as: "40.32"
Longitude 143.28
Supplied as: "143.28"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality WNW of Cape Grim
Minimum depth in metres 550
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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