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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F308469

Preserved specimen of ANTIPATHARIA Milne-Edwards, 1857 | Black Coral recorded on 2022-10-12


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 F308469
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|dry|ethanol 80%
Collector O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team  
Supplied as "O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number IN2022 V08 122
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre]
Dataset / Survey name [IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)]


Dataset / Survey name IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)  
Event ID IN2022 V08 122
Field Number IN2022 V08 122
Occurrence date 2022-10-12
Supplied date "2022-10-12T23:33:00\2022-10-13T00:27:00"
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre  
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:33:00\00:27:00


Higher classification Cnidaria | Anthozoa | Hexacorallia | Antipatharia
Scientific name ANTIPATHARIA
Identified to rank order
Common name Black Coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Antipatharia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Milne-Edwards, 1857
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Indian Ocean | Australia | Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Locality Indian Ocean Territories: Investigator Ridge Abyssal
Supplied as: "Indian Ocean Territories: Investigator Ridge Abyssal"
Latitude -11.2571
Supplied as: "-11.2571"
Longitude 97.969
Supplied as: "97.969"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Indian Ocean Territories: Investigator Ridge Abyssal
Water body Indian Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 4980
Maximum depth in metres 4990
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2022-11-07T00:00
Supplied as 2022-11-07T00:00:00
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2022 V08 122

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    Additional political boundaries information

    IMCRA 4 Regions Cocos (Keeling) Island Province
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone