Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:D35828

Preserved specimen of Xenostrobus pulex (Lamarck, 1819) | Little Black Horse Mussel recorded on 1913-12-04


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 D35828
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:895101"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry specimen
Collector Verco  
Supplied as "Verco"
Individual count 20
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Sampling protocol [trawl]
Dataset / Survey name [FIS Endeavour Voyage]


Dataset / Survey name FIS Endeavour Voyage  
Event ID
Occurrence date 1913-12-04
Sampling protocol trawl  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Xenostrobus pulex
Supplied scientific name "Xenostrobus pulex (Lamarck, 1819)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Little Black Horse Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Family Mytilidae
Genus Xenostrobus
Species Xenostrobus pulex
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1819)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -39.9878
Supplied as: "-39.9878"
Longitude 148.7181
Supplied as: "148.7181"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Flinders Island | 70-100 fathoms, east of
Minimum depth in metres 128
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 39 59 16 S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 148 43 05 E

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 98 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 17 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Flinders
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 378.0 frequency
    Species Richness 177.0 frequency