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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.42529

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Ficus eospila (Péron, 1807) | Fig Shell recorded on 1916


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.42529
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10023208","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.42529"]
Occurrence ID
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Loch, Mr I. W.  
Identified date 1996
Collector Basedow, H.  
Supplied as "Basedow, Dr. H."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1996
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1916, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1916"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Ficus eospila
Supplied scientific name "Ficus eospila (Peron, 1807)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Fig Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Ficidae
Genus Ficus
Species Ficus eospila
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Ficus eospila (Peron, 1807)
Scientific name authorship (Péron, 1807)
Name according to (Peron, 1807)


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -15.95
Supplied as: "-15.95"
Longitude 123.433
Supplied as: "123.433"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Buccaneer Archipelago
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 9143 B] Australia, Western Australia, Buccaneer Archipelago (15° 57' 00" S, 123° 26' 00" E) 1916 - 1916, Basedow, Dr H(Collector), Field Collected - Aquatic, Royal Geographical Society Expedition";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 15° 57' 0" S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 123° 26' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/9/2
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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