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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:D41896

Preserved specimen of Saccella crassa (Hinds, 1843) | Heavy Nut Shell


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalog number D41896
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:895881"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry specimen
Collector Elliot, L. A  
Supplied as "Elliot, L A"
Individual count 5
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present


Event ID
Verbatim event date January, 1958
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Saccella crassa
Identified to rank species
Common name Heavy Nut Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Nuculanida
Supplied as "Nuculanoida"
Family Nuculanidae
Genus Saccella
Species Saccella crassa
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Hinds, 1843)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -37.08
Supplied as: "-37.08"
Longitude 149.9
Supplied as: "149.90"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality TWOFOLD BAY
Coordinate precision 0.01
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 37 05 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149 54 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 13603.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1575.0 frequency
    Elevation 28.0 m