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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.310780

Preserved specimen of Tenguella granulata (Duclos, 1832) | Whelk recorded on 1977-09-25


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.310780
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10244748","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.310780"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Tan, K. S.  
Identified date 2013-10
Collector Zylstra, P.  
Supplied as "Zylstra, P."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2013-10
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1977-09-25
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Tenguella granulata
Supplied scientific name "Tenguella granulata (Duclos, 1832)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Whelk
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Muricidae
Genus Tenguella
Species Tenguella granulata
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Tenguella granulata (Duclos, 1832)
Scientific name authorship (Duclos, 1832)
Name according to (Duclos, 1832)


Country Vanuatu
Latitude -17.75
Supplied as: "-17.75"
Longitude 168.333
Supplied as: "168.333"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Efate Is, Erakor Lagoon
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 1303 B] VANUATU, Efate Is, Erakor Lagoon (17° 45' 00" S, 168° 20' 00" E) 25/09/1977 - 25/09/1977, Zylstra, P.(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 17° 45' 0" S
Marine false
Country code VU
Verbatim longitude 168° 20' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/10/17
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    World Country Boundaries Vanuatu

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %