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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:C23582-1

PreservedSpecimen of Balaenoptera musculus | blue whale

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalogue Number C23582-1
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Mammalogy:PreservedSpecimen:C23582-1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Baleen | Dry
Collector Mccombe, E.A.
Supplied as "E A. McCombe"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1929, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1929 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Mammalia | Cetacea | Mysticeti | Balaenopteridae
Scientific name Balaenoptera musculus
Taxon rank species
Common name blue whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Balaenopteridae
Genus Balaenoptera
Species Balaenoptera musculus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Antarctica
Country Antarctica
Locality Ross Sea
Latitude -74
Longitude 178
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Ross Sea
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol Estimated

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