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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:E.6084

Preserved specimen of Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815 | Balmain Bug recorded on 1914-05-15


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 code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number E.6084
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1029271","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:E.6084"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:E.6084
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Holthuis, Dr Lipke B  
Collector FIS "Endeavour"
Type status cited: Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815 : Scyllaridae : Decapoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;cited: Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815 : Scyllaridae : Decapoda : Malacostraca : Arthropoda
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1914-05-15
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ibacus peronii
Supplied scientific name "Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815"
Taxon rank species
Common name Balmain Bug
Supplied common name "Balmain Bug (Aust)"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Ibacus
Species Ibacus peronii
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815
Scientific name authorship Leach, 1815
Name according to Leach, 1815


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -36.733
Supplied as: "-36.733"
Longitude 150.2
Supplied as: "150.2"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality off Tathra Head
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, off Tathra Head (36° 44' S, 150° 12' E) 15/05/1914 - 15/05/1914";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 36° 44' S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 12' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf