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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J75953

Preserved specimen of MYSIDA | opossum shrimp recorded on 2009-11-13


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 J75953
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr C A. Farrelly - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 2010
Sex Unknown
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number LTA 14
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [plankton net, sock codend]
Dataset / Survey name [2009 Coral Sea Lanternfish and tuna aggregation]
Date identified 2010


Dataset / Survey name 2009 Coral Sea Lanternfish and tuna aggregation  
Event ID LTA 14
Field Number LTA 14
Occurrence date 2009-11-13
Supplied date "2009-11-13T23:58:00\2009-11-14T00:15:00"
Sampling protocol plankton net, sock codend  
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:58:00\00:15:00


Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Peracarida | Mysida
Scientific name MYSIDA
Identified to rank suborder
Supplied as "Order"
Common name opossum shrimp
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Mysidacea
Supplied as "Mysida"
Name match metric higherMatch
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Coral Sea | Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Coral Sea, SE of Arlington Reef
Latitude -16.6483
Supplied as: "-16.6483"
Longitude 146.486
Supplied as: "146.486"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Coral Sea, SE of Arlington Reef
Water body Coral Sea
Minimum depth in metres 0
Maximum depth in metres 50
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone